Watch: Cleveland Browns’ Nick Chubb’s 37-yard carry against Pittsburgh Steelers
- Cleveland Browns faced the Pittsburgh Steelers in the first game of week 3 of 2022 NFL season
- Nick Chubb made a 37-yard carry against the Steelers in first quarter
- The running back started the game with a first-down in the first quarter
The Cleveland Browns took on the Pittsburgh Steelers to begin week 3 of the 2022 NFL season. The Browns started their season with a win but were defeated in a closely contested match in week 2 against the New York Jets. However, they started week 3 on a strong note, going 7-0 up in the first quarter against the Steelers, much of the courtesy to Nick Chubb.
The 26-year-old running back started the game with a first-down run in the first quarter. However, the highlight of Chubb’s performance in the first quarter came later when he made a spectacular 37-yard carry. The sprint received praise by fans and pundits alike.
Watch the video of Nick Chubb’s spectacular 37-yard carry here:
Chubb registered 8 carriers for 58 yards, with an average of 7.3 yards per carry till the time of writing this article. The Browns star has been in a fiery form since the beginning of the 2022 NFL season and was rated 86.7 by the PFF Fantasy Football, the highest among all running backs in the league.
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Chubb registered 17 carries for 87 yards, 3 touchdowns and 3 receptions against the New York Jets in week 2. He was also impressive in the opening week of the 2022 NFL season, registering 22 carries for 141 yards and 1 reception against the Carolina Panthers. The 26-year-old has registered 947 carries for 5,044 yards, 39 touchdowns, 96 receptions for 779 yards, 3 rushing touchdowns and 6 fumbles in his career.
He is also the joint-highest touchdown scorer (3) among all running backs in the NFL in the 2022 season. Chubb has also registered a total of 39 carries in the ongoing season, the fourth highest in the league, for 228 yards, which is the second highest in the NFL 2022 season.