Twitter Reacts to the Bielema News

By Jason Priestas on December 4, 2012 at 8:10 pm

We're still trying to get our head around the fact that Bret Bielema is now the head coach of the Arkansas Razorbacks. His new contract is reportedly a six-year deal, worth $3.2 million annually, which is a raise over the $2.5 million he was paid in Madison.

Barry Alvarez and Wisconsin have released a statement. As have Jeff Long and Arkansas.

As you can imagine, the news sparked a Twitter eruption this afternoon. Here's a look at what the Twitterverse had to say about Bielema's departure.


Pat Forde with the tweet heard 'round the world.


Does not compute.


@BeingBielema weighs in.


Of course this is Delany's fault.


We're left to face cold hard realities.


It's a lulz parade.




Ohio State tackle Reid Fragel weighs in.


The BTN's Rick Pizzo with more shocking news.


@BeingBielema is feeling it.


Too easy.




Great day to be a Buckeye fan!


No, really.


Former Badger J.J. Watt with encouraging words for Wisconsin fans.


This would actually be pretty cool.






We'll have more as this story develops.

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