Claypool, who had five receptions for 59 yards and two touchdowns in the game, was interacting with fans on social media and breaking down players from the game on Monday when he shared his reaction to Pittsburgh’s loss.
“Bad loss, but the Browns are gonna get clapped next week. So all good,” the rookie said during the livestream.
Claypool wasn’t the only Steelers wide receiver to make headlines following the loss to the Browns.
JuJu Smith-Schuster was singled out by the Browns after first making himself a target leading into the wild-card round when he told reporters that he wasn’t worried about playing Cleveland.
Smith-Schuster faced the music after the loss.
“I don’t regret saying what I said,” he said during his postgame press conference. “I said ‘the Browns is the Browns.’ They came out and played a hell of a game.”
“There’s been games where you lose some, you win some, and today wasn’t our night,” Smith-Schuster continued. “希望, the same Browns show up against the next opponent, and they go out there and do the same thing they did tonight and have a hell of a game.”
The Browns will move on to the AFC divisional round, where they will travel to take on the defending Super Bowl champions, 的 堪萨斯城酋长, Sunday at 3:05 下午. 和.
福克斯新闻’ Paulina Dedaj contributed to this report.