Our 18th pick was announced and fans around Jet Nation reacted. You saw the emotions on-air at Radio City, but here's a look at what the Twitterverse had to say.
Calling it now Calvin Pryor defensive rookie of the year next year — Ryan (@NameIsRyanDunn) May 9, 2014
Calvin Pryor is a man. — OverGrindOrDie (@Spanish_Brian) May 9, 2014
Calvin Pryor is going to be Rex Ryan's best DB blitzer since Drew Coleman. — Scott Salmon (@ScottSalmon48) May 9, 2014
Jets players are excited to have Calvin Pryor join the Green & White. David Nelson, Mo Wilkerson and Jeff Cumberland are among the players that welcomed their teammate on Twitter.
While many didn't predict the pick, analysts gave Idzik and Co their stamp of approval. Here's a look at a few media members who are excited to see Pryor in Rex's D.
Watch for Calvin Pryor to be the quarterback of the defense for the Jets — John Clayton (@ClaytonESPN) May 9, 2014