After months of scouting and research, the New Orleans Saints got their guy. However, it involved a little drama. The Saints orchestrated the third trade of the draft and got their guy. They moved up to draft defensive end Marcus Davenport out of University of Texas-San Antonio. Many thought prior to the draft the Saints were a late first round team that could move up and the Saints didn’t disappoint.
The internet exploded when the trade was announced. Many thought the Saints were trading up for Lamar Jackson. Absolute shock ensued when the terms of the trade plus the actual pick itself was announced.
Here are the best and worst of the social media reactions: