FSU search goes full Tennessee: The best responses following report linking Deion Sanders to job opening in Tallahassee
If you missed the news that was first shared late Thursday night, Florida State is apparently considering Deion Sanders to be its next head coach.
No, this is not a joe.
Needless to say, the FSU coaching search is getting weird.
According to Ian Rapoport and Mike Garafolo of NFL Media, Sanders “has emerged as a candidate for the Florida State head coaching job” less than a week after the program parted ways with Willie Taggart.
Following that stunning news, we rounded up some of the better reactions online:
If Deion Sanders gets that FSU coaching job, dem poor babies ain’t gonna be tackling nobody. 😏
— Annie Apple (@SurvivinAmerica) November 8, 2019
Word is Deion Sanders is not going to take the FSU job unless he can also coach baseball.
— Creig Ewing (@acewing) November 8, 2019
Apparently the individual behind FSU’s unintentionally hilarious Twitter account is currently running the program’s coaching search… https://t.co/E2cs9MIzJm
— SEC Mike (@MichaelWBratton) November 8, 2019
One might call Deion a prime candidate. https://t.co/Kiq7FY0rLt
— Josh Ward (@Josh_Ward) November 8, 2019
deion sanders when he plays a division 2 team running a triple option pic.twitter.com/DgMDieFlml
— ive found the real wave conjugations (@warrensellmid) November 8, 2019
I’m so here for the Deion Sanders to FSU rumors. Inject it into my veins. pic.twitter.com/5msNSH4j0U
— Kayce Smith (@KayceSmith) November 8, 2019
Deion Sanders’ first press conference as head coach of FSU pic.twitter.com/DC9VEuNPWt
— Johnny Kinsley (@Brickwallblitz) November 8, 2019
Deion Sanders going to drop off the bag at a 5-star WRs house pic.twitter.com/F5QS66n8GH
— Jack McGuire (@JackMacCFB) November 8, 2019
The unintentionally humorous tweets:
— Luther Luke Campbell (@unclelukereal1) November 8, 2019
Deion Sanders pumping up Nick Bosa before the game. pic.twitter.com/WotlIrfOn9
— Nathan Green (@MasterNateor) November 6, 2019
Here’s the only argument that could be made to hire Deion:
"College football coaches in 2019 are mainly CEO's. Three things matter most – invigorating the program, recruiting, and hiring the right staff. Who would do that better than @DeionSanders?" — @PSchrags pic.twitter.com/qCZqiogliJ
— GMFB (@gmfb) November 8, 2019