CLEVELAND — Editor’s be aware: the video within the story above is from Jan. 6, 2021.
The Pittsburgh Steelers’ homefield benefit over the Cleveland Browns will apparently be a restricted one, with the crew asserting on Thursday that it’s going to solely permit buddies and households of the crew to attend Sunday’s Wild Card spherical matchup at Heinz Discipline.
In a press release posted on social media, Steelers spokesperson Burt Lauten defined that whereas the crew deliberate to host round 5,500 spectators — as they did in October and November — Pennslyvania’s present order will solely permit the crew to host 2,500 followers on Sunday. Though the crew had beforehand hoped to permit season ticket holders to attend the sport, that allotment will now be used on the chums and households of gamers.
You may learn the assertion within the put up under.
All through the 2020 season, totally different groups have been permitted to host totally different numbers of followers based mostly on their state’s tips concerning the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. In Cleveland, the Browns have been initially allowed to host 6,000 followers for the primary two residence video games at FirstEnergy Stadium with that allotment later rising to 12,000 followers for the crew’s last six residence video games.