On Friday morning, the Detroit Lions announced they would keep head coach Jim Caldwell for the 2016 season.
After the announcement came down, many Lions players expressed their excitement on Twitter.
Punter Sam Martin was so excited he used extra letters!
— Sam (@SamMartin_6) January 15, 2016
Tight end Eric Ebron also believes the team will go far in 2016.
With Him Still At The Helm. We Are Destined To Go Far. #OurYear
— Eric Ebron (@Ebron85) January 15, 2016
Defensive end Ziggy Ansah went the Sam Martin route using multiple letters and even some emoji.
Caldwell? YEEEEESSSSSS!!!!! ??????
— Ezekiel Ansah (@Ziggy_Ansah) January 15, 2016
Darryl Tapp used on emoji to describe his excitement over Caldwell's return. Mobile users click here.
— Darryl Tapp (@dtapp55) January 15, 2016
Running back Theo Riddick said it was a good start to his Friday.
Like most if my fridaysssssssssss! They just keep getting BETTER! THAT'S! WHAT! IM! TALKING! ABOUT! https://t.co/k9ki72Jmro
— theo riddick (@Riddick6) January 15, 2016
Linebacker Tahir Whitehead said it was great to hear the news.
Great to hear Caldwell will be back!?
— Tahir Whitehead (@Big_Tah47) January 15, 2016
Finally, Dan Orlovsky said Caldwell has done more for players than fans could imagine.
Coach Caldwell has done more for our team, our players, and the city than people can imagin..he deserves to be back we're all stoked for em
— Dan Orlovsky (@danorlovsky7) January 15, 2016