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Cleveland Browns pounce on Pittsburgh Steelers from jump with two touchdowns

The start to the Cleveland Browns' first playoff game in 18 years couldn't have gone more perfectly on Sunday night.

On the first play of the game, Pittsburgh Steelers center Maurkice Pouncey snapped the ball over the head of quarterback Ben Roethlisberger. After a scramble for the ball, Cleveland's Karl Joseph recovered it in the end zone, giving the Browns a 7-0 lead just 14 seconds into their wild-card playoff game.

According to ESPN Stats & Info, the last time the first play from scrimmage resulted in a defensive touchdown in any game came in Week 1 of 2018, when Sam Darnold threw a pick-six on his first career pass with the New York Jets.