“I am pleased for Cleveland… is the lie I’ll inform myself at present.”
CLEVELAND — Seth Meyers is without doubt one of the Pittsburgh Steelers’ most well-known followers.
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So it goes with out saying that the host of “Late Night time with Seth Meyers” did not benefit from the Cleveland Browns’ 48-37 victory over the Steelers within the AFC wild card spherical on Sunday as a lot as Northeast Ohio did.
However as one would possibly count on, the previous head author of “Saturday Night time Dwell” managed to additionally discover some humor in his favourite crew’s season-ending loss. In his monologue on Monday, Meyers addressed the Browns’ upset victory and poked some enjoyable on the methods by which Cleveland is likely to be having fun with it.
“We have simply had a lot go proper for us through the years,” Meyers stated of Steelers followers. “Cleveland Browns followers, then again, have had little or no go proper for them and it is not likely truthful. They’re no much less passionate, no much less deserving to have one thing good occur for them.
“They dwell on Lake Erie, so it is in all probability actually chilly there proper now with the wind chill. A minimum of I hope it’s. I hope it is so bitterly chilly at present that if two neighbors who’ve by no means had a playoff win to speak about tried to talk about it outdoors that the wind is so chilly that it makes their pores and skin really feel prefer it’s burning and which have to return inside.”
After recalling the enjoyment that the Browns’ first postseason victory for the reason that 1994 season introduced one in every of his buddy’s sons, Meyer’s described his emotions about Sunday’s sport as such: “I am pleased for Cleveland… is the lie I’ll inform myself at present.”
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