Twitter reactions to Marion Hobby’s departure for the NFL

Clemson defensive ends coach Marion Hobby has accepted a job in the NFL with the Jacksonville Jaguars. Losing Hobby certainly hurts Clemson first and foremost because of his ability to develop dominant defensive lineman, but also because of his prowess on the recruiting trail. Here’s what we saw from the people on twitter.

 This was most definitely the most positive way to look at Hobby’s departure. All in all, I think Clemson fans are happy for coach Hobby as he’s certainly earned this opportunity.

 Jaguar fans were pretty excited about the news, as they should be, they are getting one of the best defensive line coaches in the country in Marion Hobby.

 We all know the saying, “good things happen to good people”, well in this case good things happened to a good coach.

  This fan brings up a very valid point. Marion Hobby is one of the best, if not the best recruiter on this Clemson staff. Xavier Thomas is the number one player in the 2018 recruiting class and a big part of his interest in Clemson was contingent in coach Hobby.

Take a look at what Xavier had to say:

 Thomas then went on to say:

Losing coach Marion Hobby has clearly affected Xavier Thomas’ recruitment. Thomas is down to a top two of Clemson and in-state foe, South Carolina. Hopefully losing coach Hobby won’t swing the pendulum to far in South Carolina’s direction.

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