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Robert Downey Jr. Sends Message to Pittsburgh Steelers DE Cam Heyward: ‘About Freakin’ Time’

by Kayla Zadel
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Surprise! Robert Downey Jr. is a Pittsburgh Steelers fan.

The Iron Man’s a fan of Steel City football, especially calling out defensive end Cam Heyward. Heyward shares a video from Robert Downey Jr. on his Instagram.

The Marvel actor’s wearing a Pittsburgh Steelers jersey from Heyward and he says, “It’s about freakin’ time. I did not know this was a game-worn jersey.”

Heyward’s caption reads, “Well my @marvel life has just been made! @robertdowneyjr you are a true legend and glad to know Ironman is a @steelers fan! Y’all heard the man let’s get this W this week! Thanks to @jimmy_rich & @bradrlambert for making this happen #ironsharpensiron

RDJ continues with, “Let’s go for 9 and 0.”

He ends the video by saying, “I believe that iron head is gonna’ to need an iron hand.” Downy Jr. flexes an Iron Man hand from one of his suits, indicating that Heyward’s going to be receiving a marvelous gift. He wraps up with, “Go Steelers. Numero uno for frickin’ ever. Boom boom.”

Robert Downey Jr. Video Gets Reactions

After Cam Heyward shared this video to his Instagram, various people are chiming in with their reactions to his allegiance for the Steelers.

Heyward’s teammate Minkah Fitzpatrick Jr. says he’s “jealous.” Also Tyson Alualu simply responds with three fire emojis.

Addiitonaly, Avery Williams chimes in with, “That’s LIIITTTT!!!! 🔥” Former Steeler player, Will Allen gives three green checkmarks to the video.

RDJ adds to the comments section saying, “Let’s go!!!”

Pittsburgh Steelers Continue Winning Streak

The Steelers pull off a 36-10 win over the Cincinnati Bengals. This is perhaps the franchise’s best game of the season, and it preserves Pittsburgh’s undefeated record.

The Pittsburgh Steelers Twitter account shares a video of Cam Heyward after earning the win.