Twitter reacts to the Cleveland Browns picking up Odell Beckham Jr.

For the price of a mid-first-round pick, a third-round pick and safety Jabrill Peppers, the Cleveland Browns acquired one of the best receivers of a generation on Tuesday.

The Browns landed Odell Beckham Jr. in a shocking trade with the New York Giants, one that figures to significantly alter the landscape of not just the AFC North, but the entire NFL. Quarterback Baker Mayfield now has arguably both the most talented and deepest collection of weapons in the NFL and there’s no telling how far such an offense can take the team.

Naturally, the football world had no shortage of reactions to the trade.

Twitter reacts to the Browns trading for Odell Beckham Jr.

Twitter reacts to Odell Beckham Jr.'s trade to the Browns
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Twitter reacts to Odell Beckham Jr.'s trade to the Browns
Plenty of people needed a minute to process the news.
Wait, WHAT?! #NFLFreeAgency
I just got off the golf course and I swear to myself I thought the @obj trade was fake news... 😳 #obj #browns
Thought this was 100% a lame fake account because of "I am not joking."
Then there was the litany of people preparing themselves for what figures to be the best Browns team in years, possibly decades.
AFC North will look very different next year: Ravens: Lost CJ Mosley, Z Smith, Terrell Suggs, Eric Weddle Steele…
Odell Beckham, Jr. is one of the NFL’s best players. He’s signed through the 2023 season. He is only 26 years old.…
#Browns fans walking around AFC North cities this offseason.
OMG😳 @bakermayfield y’all really up to something now... @obj y’all scarrrryyyy👀🔥
#Browns fans everywhere are doing this tonight!!!
Oh boy oh boy.... QB - Mayfield RB - Chubb, Hunt, Johnson WR - OBJ, Landry, Callaway TE - Njoku The #Browns are o…
With @obj being traded to Cleveland, the Browns will join the Saints, Chiefs, and Rams as one of the most exciting…
*Baker threw 27 TDs in 13 starts as a rookie * Chubb was PFF's top-graded RB last season * KHunt 1,782 total yards…
Thanks for listening, @Browns... #NFLSU
So the Steelers trade away @ab84 and the Browns acquire @obj to pair with @God_Son80 and @bakermayfield and just li…
Current members of the Browns, and Joe Thomas, were especially happy to hear the news.
😳😳😳😳😳😳😳😳😳😳😳😳yooooooooo. That’s a power move
John Dorsey is officially a genius...
Can y’all say GO BROWNS!!
.@obj @omg 🎉🍻🍾🍻🎉👏😘
Of course, as a possible juggernaut rose in Cleveland, the New York Giants and general manager Dave Gettleman were widely criticized for parting with one of the most talented players in the NFL.
Don't think anyone wanted to believe the Giants would really do it. But, it appears they have really done it.
Imagine thinking "You know, we'd be better off without Odell Beckham on our roster...."
Gettleman is setting the franchise back years.
I tried to tell u @Giants fans Dave was your problem but u laughed and called me bitter! Well welcome to the salt w…
There's truth, then there's "NFL truth." Changes on a daily basis.
I think the fair question to Dave Gettleman is this: Is a mid-1, a 3, and PFF’s 16th-rated safety “blowing you away…
i mean, it’s a lot more than pittsburgh got for antonio brown. but if gettleman turns those picks into a pro bowl g…
Giants trying to tank for Zion

And all of that is just our first taste of an NFL where the Cleveland Browns are a legitimate threat. We’ll see what happens if they actually start to make some noise during the season.

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