Jun 4, 2013; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Jeremy Maclin (18) addresses the media during minicamp at the NovaCare Complex. Mandatory Credit: Howard Smith-USA TODAY Sports

Philadelphia Eagles: Twitter Reaction After Season-Ending Injury to Jeremy Maclin


Twitter seems to be the hub for all things NFL media these days. So, of course when Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Jeremy Maclin was lost for the season due to an ACL tear, this social network was the best place for quick information.

Not only did we get up-to-date news regarding the situation, but we also received comments from players, personnel and media involved with the Eagles organization and the NFL in general.

Let’s take a look at some of the more interesting comments regarding this situation for the Eagles and Maclin as they both go forward.

First, the news of the tear:

Soon after, speculation:

Followed by lots of support from teammates:

 

 

 

Then, words from Maclin himself:

The harsh reality:

The team moves forward:

Obviously, this is a great deal of news to take in as an Eagles fan. The outlook for 2013 has not only drastically changed for the team, but for Maclin as well. This could very well be a career-altering event for the young wide receiver.

Fans around the NFL are already coming together in full support of Maclin, and wish him a speedy recovery.

 


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