Von Miller didn’t take kindly to Kenny Pickett’s ‘underdog’ remark (Video)
Buffalo Payments pass-rusher Von Miller disagreed with Kenny Pickett’s assertion that the Steelers have been underdogs this week on the highway.
It took one sport for Pickett to get beneath a contender’s pores and skin.
The Steelers are 14-point underdogs for the primary time in many years as they journey to Buffalo to tackle the preseason Tremendous Bowl favorites. Whereas Vegas might view it in another way, Pickett doesn’t imagine Pittsburgh is a real underdog.
“All people else thinks we’re underdogs. We don’t,” Pickett said. “We’re going to go in there with some confidence. We all know how nice we might be once we’re detailed and we execute at a excessive stage. That’s one thing we have to care for throughout the week or we gained’t have a shot. It’s the main points, the little issues, guys operating on the proper depth, I’ve obtained to be on time, give them an excellent ball they usually’ll make the performs. The road has been doing an excellent job all yr, so I’ve a ton of confidence in these guys. It’s everybody doing their 1/eleventh and we’ll be OK.”
Payments, Von Miller utilizing Kenny Pickett’s Steelers remark as motivation
Miller didn’t take kindly to that remark, as harmless as it could look on paper. Basically, all Pickett mentioned was he’d strive his finest and that he believes in his crew. Nothing unsuitable with that, proper? Proper?
Miller known as out Pickett for wanting on the unfold, and getting “pretend mad” on the Payments. “No person thinks you’re underdogs,” Miller mentioned in a stream.
As a lot as the long run Corridor of Famer desires to play it off, Pittsburgh is definitely an enormous underdog. Whether or not Miller chooses to have a look at the unfold or not, the Steelers are heading on the highway after a quarterback change and a brutal loss at house to the Jets. They’re 1-3 on the season, and their very own star wideout known as 2022 a rebuilding yr.
Does Miller really want extra proof?