Tennessee players, recruits react on social media to Jeremy Pruitt's firing
Shock, confusion and misunderstanding were some of the immediate reactions from Tennessee players following the reported firing of coach Jeremy Pruitt on Monday.
At least a couple current players appear to “locked in” with their brothers, as they tweeted, or supported a teammate’s sentiment. Tennessee’s highest-rated commit, OLB Dylan Brooks of Roanoke, Alabama, tweeted “peace out” but later deleted the tweet.
They will perhaps get some clarity when Tennessee officials hold a 3 p.m. ET press conference to address the situation going forward.
Here is a sampling of the reaction:
only worry about what u vain control
— isaac (@isaacw_74) January 18, 2021
took the words out my mouth 🤙🏾 https://t.co/q2JXoueZ9P
— ksalt (@KaidonSalter_7) January 18, 2021
— CHEETAH (@__jw12) January 18, 2021
— KG (@KennethGeorgeJr) January 18, 2021
— Brian Maurer (@maurerera_2) January 18, 2021
Just don’t get it. 🤦🏾♂️
— Darel E. Middleton (@Darel__) January 18, 2021
The tweet was deleted, but here it is. pic.twitter.com/7qrch0RuPK
— Mike Wilson (@ByMikeWilson) January 18, 2021
— JM4🦍😈🖤 (@Jmosley_7) January 18, 2021