After losing their third straight football game last Saturday, TN fans woke up Monday morning learning that their star running back, Jalen Hurd, was planning to transferring. The rumors were confirmed by coach Butch Jones during his Monday press conference.
There are many elements to the story that have been uncovered since Monday. His Stepfather has spoken to the press and the news of Jalen Hurd’s Mother’s arrest at the Florida game has been released. Promises not fulfilled by Jones, injury reports that were not filed, and no-shows at practices have all been speculated.
How has this news impacted the fans and culture around the TN program? In many different ways. Fans are expressing their emotions through social media outlets. From angered tweets to positive tweets about Jalen Hurd, Twitter has seen it all.
To read some of the best fan reactions click here.