Browns fans go crazy on Twitter over team's first win
The Cleveland Browns won their first game of the season on Saturday, snapping their 17-game losing streak and avoiding finishing the season as the first winless team since the 2008 Detroit Lions.
The Browns completed their 20–17 win over the Chargers when San Diego missed a field goal as time expired.
In response to the win, Browns fans on Twitter celebrated as if they had just witnessed a Christmas miracle.
Read some of the best reactions below.
Browns with their first win🙌😂— Red nose Ryan🔴❄ (@RyanArredondo6) December 24, 2016
I CAN CONSIDER WEARING BROWNS GEAR AGAIN— Kevin Timm (@Kevin_Timm) December 24, 2016
My favorite Christmas present this year is the 0-14 Browns getting their first win of the season!!!! The Browns are going to the Super Bowl!— Luke Grzech (@LGrzech) December 24, 2016
THE BROWNS HAVE WON I REPEAT THE BROWNS HAVE WON— Brandi 📖 (@BrandiSmith127) December 24, 2016
A damper on the celebrations of the win was the news that quarterback Robert Griffin III was diagnosed with a concussion. He was taken to the locker room in the fourth quarter of the game and the team announced his diagnosis shortly after.