So did NFL media everywhere.
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Let’s start with SNY’s own Ray Lucas, whose reaction was, in a word, priceless:
– SNY (@SNYtv) April 26, 2019
Then there’s ESPN’s Mina Kimes and Mike Golic Jr.:
– ESPN (@espn) April 26, 2019
Stephan A. Smith thought the Giants were foolish for picking Jones over Haskins:
However, don’t even get me started on these damn @Giants. Passing on Haskins for Daniel Jones? Some kid out of Duke usurps a cat who threw 50 TD’s primarily vs. Big Ten competition? Why? Because the Mannings love him? You have got to be kidding me.
– Stephen A Smith (@stephenasmith) April 26, 2019
His “First Take” co-host, Max Kellerman didn’t mince words, either:
– First Take (@FirstTake) April 26, 2019
The “Good Morning Football” crew chimed in too:
– GMFB (@gmfb) April 26, 2019
And just look at Sports Illustrated’s Charlotte Wilder and Jess Smetana’s faces when they interviewed a distraught Giants fan:
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– SI Extra Mustard (@SI_ExtraMustard) April 26, 2019
But no one reacted quite like the Sports Pope, Mike Francesa:
Tonight’s first round proved that the Giants are completely lost.
– Mike Francesa (@MikeFrancesa) April 26, 2019
Let’s get Mike Francesa’s instant reaction to the #Giants picking Daniel Jones at #6. 😂
– Ƒunhouse (@BackAftaThis) April 26, 2019
But hey, at least Giants GM Dave Gettleman likes the pick.