The Raiders were the last team to name a defensive coordinator, but when they announced the hiring of Ken Norton Jr., the Twitter-verse exploded.
Norton did quite a job with the USC linebackers, as well as the Seattle Seahawks group.
Here is what people had to say about Norton's next opportunity.
Congrats ken norton! Was a pleasure playing for you!— Bruce Irvin (@BIrvin_WVU11) February 6, 2015
I'm sad and love ken norton but players play and coaches coach we will be fine!— Bruce Irvin (@BIrvin_WVU11) February 6, 2015
I freaking love the @RAIDERS and I freaking love Ken Norton Jr.— Aaron Curry (@AaronCurry51) February 6, 2015
Welcome to the Raiders Ken Norton Jr.— Brandon Rush (@B_Rush25) February 6, 2015
Ken Norton Jr….Hmmm……I love this! #RaiderNation— Pastor Napoleon (@napoleonkaufman) February 6, 2015
Norton’s gonna have them boys smackin I tell you that. Great former player, great coach! #RaiderNation— Pastor Napoleon (@napoleonkaufman) February 6, 2015
Well to say the least....I'm excited. Saw the news and when right to the gym. Damn I was gonna take the day off #nooffseason right— Justin Tuck (@JustinTuck) February 6, 2015