Odell Beckham Jr.consoled an emotional Deebo Samuel on Sunday after the Rams defeated the 49ers in the NFC Championship game.
The Rams receiver, who will now face the Bengals in his first-ever Super Bowl, embraced the 49ers wideout on the bench after San Francisco lost to their NFC West rival, 20-17.
.@OBJ showing love to Deebo after a hard-fought game ❤️ @19problemz pic.twitter.com/J1FaUxn7ic
— NFL (@NFL) January 31, 2022 Samuel had 72 yards in the game and one touchdown.
Beckham, meanwhile, amassed more than 100 receiving yards in Sunday’s game for the first time since 2019 , when he was still a member of the Browns.The 29-year-old receiver also earned a $750,000 incentive with the win, according to ESPN’s Field Yates , with a chance to bank $1 million with a Super Bowl victory.
Odell Beckham consoles Deebo Samuel after Sunday’s NFC Championship game between the Rams and 49ers.Twitter/FOX The former first-round pick signed with the Rams in November after his release from the Browns amid discord with the organization .
Following Sunday’s win, LeBron James congratulated Beckham on punching his ticket to Super Bowl 56.
Odell Beckham had nine catches for 113 yards against the 49ers.
Getty Images “@OBJ going to the SuperBowl!!! Did y’all see the game he just had! EARNED NOT GIVEN!!” James tweeted .
The Rams will host the Bengals at their home, SoFi Stadium, on Sunday, Feb.13..