Twitter reacts to the Cincinnati Bengals extending Marvin Lewis

Dec 17, 2017; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Cincinnati Bengals head coach Marvin Lewis before the game against the Minnesota Vikings at U.S. Bank Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Brad Rempel-USA TODAY Sports

The Cincinnati Bengals never cease to amaze us. Fresh off another disappointing season, it looked like they were finally going to part ways with longtime head coach Marvin Lewis.

That all came to an end on Tuesday evening when the Bengals announced on Twitter that they have signed Lewis to a two-year extension through the 2019 season.

The announcement itself left a lot to be desired and cherry-picked some stats from his 15-year tenure in Cincinnati.

To the surprise of absolutely no one, Twitter had some brilliant responses to this shocking news.

https://twitter.com/iRunUChase/status/948316851469201408

https://twitter.com/chrisgunz69/status/948316441547280385

https://twitter.com/JayLucarelli/status/948316642479607808

https://twitter.com/BradyMVPtbh/status/948316216707383296

https://twitter.com/heyjdey/status/948317710638727168

Then, there was this one seriously sad Bengals fan who just can’t put up with it anymore.

Cincinnati is 0-7 in the playoffs under Lewis. It has missed out on the postseason in each of the past two seasons. For his part, Lewis doesn’t seem to understand what his role as head coach should entail.

And now, Bengals fans who have not witnessed this team win a playoff game since 1990 can enjoy two more years of Marvin Lewis.

Joy.