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2016 NFL Draft: Best social media reactions to first-round picks

Rachel Wold
NFL Draft

After an emotionally charged evening in Chicago Thursday night for the first round of the 2016 NFL Draft, 31 new rookies had been selected as the newest members of the NFL.

As we can imagine, there were some amazing rookie reactions, and celebrities, fans and new teammates got into the action as well.

These were the best social media reactions to the first round of the 2016 NFL Draft.

Magic Johnson’s has big aspirations for Jared Goff…no pressure, kid

The 21st century version of the “triplets” includes Tony Tomo, Dez Bryant and Ezekiel Elliott

Leave it to former Cowboys back DeMarco Murray to be the first to make contact.

Eli Apple loses No. 13 to Odell Beckham and explains how he’ll get used to hating the Eagles

Jalen Ramsey arrives in style in Jacksonville, chats pre-draft nerves

Cover your ears Eli Apple, the perfect fit for the Giants is Vernon Hargreaves

Laremy Tunsil done talking social media and marijuana

Hopefully, he has Ryan Tannehill’s back as well — literally and figuratively.

Will Fuller gets teary and receives text from fellow Texans receiver DeAndre Hopkins

The Browns getting help for Robert Griffin III in Corey Coleman

Can’t stop the trolls 

The ultimate in flattery for new Detroit Lion Taylor Decker


Shaq Lawson already jumping on the advertising bandwagon for the Buffalo Bills


Torrey Smith excited to welcome DeForest Buckner


LaQuan Treadwell gets to business, updates his Instagram

Result: 8,000+ likes and lots of love


Can the NFL handle another Cam Newton-like mobile threat in Paxton Lynch?

The only one not smiling is Mark Sanchez.

It’s hugs all around to welcomes Robert Nkemdiche

This guy will make Arizona’s defense even scarier.