For the last couple of weeks, the sporting world has been revolving around the happenings of one man; LeBron James. His decision on “where to take his talents” has dominated the SportsCenter sidebar… until yesterday. With most of the United States still drudging through their inevitably-long Friday workday, Sports Illustrated not-so-casually released an essay, written by Mr. James himself, explaining in extensive detail the rationale behind his choice to “come back home.” Obviously, with the NFL in a dead period, the players had plenty of opinions to share about the King’s return to his throne in Northeast Ohio. Here are some of the best reactions:
Had an inspiring breakfast this morning set to “I’m coming home” watching a Lebron sportscenter montage. Now I’m ready to win the MVP today.
— Chris Long (@JOEL9ONE) July 12, 2014
When LJ was drafted out Of HS, I became a Cleveland fan, I was a Jr in HS! But When he left… I left TOO! Now I’m a Cavs fan again! — Adrian Peterson (@AdrianPeterson) July 12, 2014
— Johnny Manziel (@JManziel2) July 11, 2014
— Brian Hoyer (@bhoyer6) July 11, 2014
Plenty of other chimed in, including Miami Heat “lover,” Trumaine Johnson, John Carroll University alum, London Fletcher, and current Cleveland Browns’ cornerback, Joe Haden. Aside from a handful of disgruntled Miami fans, it appears as though “the Decision 2.0″ went over without a hitch. Now, back to football…
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