Social media reacts to New York Jets trading QB Sam Darnold to Carolina Panthers
A new day has dawned for Sam Darnold.
Darnold, the third overall pick in the 2018 NFL Draft, will be headed out of New York as the Jets appear primed to select a new signal-caller with the second overall pick in this year's draft.
Darnold, 23, finished his career in New York with a 13-25 record as the starter, 45 passing touchdowns, 39 interceptions and a 59.8 completion percentage.
The Jets drafted 10 first-round picks from 2010 to 2018, and none of them is left on their roster.
Carolina was known to be searching for an upgrade at quarterback after a disappointing season from starter Teddy Bridgewater. The Panthers also hold the No. 8 selection in the 2021 draft.
Darnold is the latest QB domino to fall so far this offseason, and social media offered plenty of reaction to the news.