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JuJu Smith-Schuster Tweets Heartfelt Message To Steeler Fans After Yesterday's Loss

Antonio Brown celebrating with JuJu Smith-Schuster

PITTSBURGH, PA - OCTOBER 22: JuJu Smith-Schuster #19 of the Pittsburgh Steelers celebrates with Antonio Brown #84 after a 31 yard touchdown reception in the second quarter during the game against the Cincinnati Bengals at Heinz Field on October 22, 2017 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

The Pittsburgh Steelers lost a heartbreaker to the New Orleans Saints yesterday. The 31-28 defeat knocked Pittsburgh from atop the AFC North, meaning they will need to win and get help to make the playoffs.

Pittsburgh had a chance to tie the game or take the lead late, but second-year wide receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster fumbled in New Orleans territory with less than a minute remaining. It was a crushing moment for a player who has been a breakout star this year.

Smith-Schuster caught 11 passes for 115 yards yesterday, but that fumble is the play that will haunt him and the Steelers.

Fortunately, Smith-Schuster appears to be approaching the situation in a good manner, judging by his tweet today.

"When I’m at my lowest, I’m not going to hide. I’m sorry. That loss was on me. I let everyone down, it won’t happen again," Smith-Schuster wrote.

JuJu and the Steelers will have plenty of other crunch-time opportunities in the future.

Here's hoping this disappointment helps him out in the long run.