Wide reception Pittsburgh Steelers George Pickens He may have had the best of the year – and we’re only in the third week.
The 21-year-old rookie made a stunning one-handed reception 36 yards in the first quarter against the Cleveland Browns on Thursday. Cornerback Brown Martin Emerson Jr. He played a tough defense, but Pickens’ offensive effort was fair who – which Much better.
It was a much-needed jolt to the Steelers offense, as it was the team’s longest passing game of the season to date. Pickens catch made a 5 yard drop by running backwards Nagy Harris to plug the drive. Pickens He said earlier in the week That it was open “99 percent of the time,” and after watching this catch, it’s hard to argue with.
Pickens fishing attraction similarities with the receiver Odell Beckham Jr.. Fantastic reception as a novice receiver for nearly eight years. He grabbed him with one hand as he fell out of bounds – and interfered with – against the Dallas Cowboys in Week 12 of the 2014 season.
Beckham saw Pickens’ stunning criticism and posted his comments on Twitter.
Well we see you
SportsCenter September 23, 2022
This fist is dirty
– Odell Beckham Jr. (obj) September 23, 2022
– Davant Adams (@tae15adams) September 23, 2022
OMG PICKENS… disgusting 🤮 🔥
DesBryant September 23, 2022
George Pickens is an alien pic.twitter.com/OPTZVN8bUK
– Robert Griffin III (RGIII) September 23, 2022
– Darius Butler (@DariusJButler) September 23, 2022
Well Mr. Pickens!! What a great capture!!!
– Dont’a Hightower (@zeus30hightower) September 23, 2022
Finally, they targeted Pickens! Need more of this!
– Richard Sherman (@RSherman_25) September 23, 2022
This photo must be in HOF pic.twitter.com/dufZfhGnGp
– Will Compton September 23, 2022
🗣🗣 DAWG pic.twitter.com/Sv19OarBW9
– Pat McAfee (@PatMcAfeeShow) September 23, 2022
Competition brings out the best in you, iron sharpens iron, boy go play a play and you should go play too‼️️👀🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥👍🏿 https://t.co/N1GMZvUqhf
– Anthony Dixon (@Boobie24Dixon) September 23, 2022