Tracy Claeys has been fired as head football coach at the University of Minnesota. The reaction from players on Twitter has not been surprising.
How can someone makes such an idiotic decision...— Carter Coughlin (@Cmoe34) January 3, 2017
I've always been really mindful about what I tweet but this is bullshit— Carter Coughlin (@Cmoe34) January 3, 2017
Fire the coach that stick with his players .. it's sad how this administration doesn't care about the players at all— Jalen Myrick (@5__On__It) January 3, 2017
I'm so confused..— Demry Croft™ (@_TheRealDCroft_) January 3, 2017
Man what ? How ? ✌ ️— Eric icky Carter (@LilEazyVert9) January 3, 2017
Simply . I don't see My Brothers going for it .... pic.twitter.com/AEKeapprOr— Eric icky Carter (@LilEazyVert9) January 3, 2017
Cause he stuck with his players ? Y'all are a joke smh!— Philllyyy™ (@_PhillipHoward) January 3, 2017
The man literally looked me in my eyes after the win and said "I'm really happy for you guys and the way this ended. Congrats" like wut?!?!?— Mr. Mufasa (@GIVE_87) January 3, 2017
Win games, get fired... I'm not a math major, but something just seems odd about that equation— Hunter Regi$ter (@ontherise12_) January 3, 2017
Wow..— Antonio Shenault (@tonythegreat20) January 3, 2017
That's straight up bull.. I love you coach I'm still rocking wit ya✊— Hollywood (@RayBuf25) January 3, 2017
Former Gopher quarterback MarQueis Gray — currently a tight end with the Miami Dolphins -- also weighed in:
Really Make it hard to be a proud Alum sometimes! Claeys waz a great coach and did a damn good job this year!— MarQueis Gray (@MarQueisG) January 3, 2017
Thought my class would be the last to go through coaching changes for awhile! Guess not! To my gopher bros hang in there control what u can!— MarQueis Gray (@MarQueisG) January 3, 2017
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