The Bolts selected Florida State cornerback Asante Samuel Jr. with the 47th overall pick in the 2021 NFL Draft. Here are some of the best reactions from across social media!
Thank you god !!!— ASANTE SAMUEL JR (@godschild3_) May 1, 2021
I've never been more ready to #BoltUp ⚡️ LA, you ready? Time to light up the West. Check out my #NFLDraft #PaniniInstant card now #WhoDoYouCollect #RatedRookie @Chargers https://t.co/313gHyCABv pic.twitter.com/lb4qpqg34g— ASANTE SAMUEL JR (@godschild3_) May 1, 2021
two for two pic.twitter.com/chbUtpQPvm— Los Angeles Chargers (@Chargers) May 1, 2021
a whole mood pic.twitter.com/nXldeqhgH8— Los Angeles Chargers (@Chargers) May 1, 2021
👀👀 another Nole on the west coast.. I like what Staley doing over there!! Can’t wait to see @DerwinJames & @godschild3_ turn it up❕❕ congrats❕❕— Jalen Ramsey (@jalenramsey) May 1, 2021
LETS MF GO ‼️‼️ ITS UP WE LOCK IN @godschild3_ told you ‼️🔥— Derwin James Jr (@DerwinJames) May 1, 2021
Yeahhh this one of my favorite picks .. happy for y’all @DerwinJames & @godschild3_ ! First dinner out here on me when Rook get in town lol https://t.co/hJcSd0Gtjl— Jalen Ramsey (@jalenramsey) May 1, 2021
Asante Samuel Jr. has been drafted in the second round by the Chargers 🙌— ESPN (@espn) May 1, 2021
Family business. #NFLDraft pic.twitter.com/kNjSoqP517
Chargers getting Rashawn Slater and Asante Samuel is elite drafting.— Trevor Sikkema (@TampaBayTre) May 1, 2021
Asante Samuel Jr. knows the #Chargers third-round picks well. He went to high school with WR Josh Palmer and then was at FSU for three years with TE Tre McKitty— Joe Reedy (@joereedy) May 1, 2021
Asante is going to LA 🔒— B/R Gridiron (@brgridiron) May 1, 2021
The Chargers select FSU DB Asante Samuel Jr. with the No. 47 pick in the #NFLDraft pic.twitter.com/7rL1Zx2IBX
The newest member of the @Chargers— FSU Football (@FSUFootball) May 1, 2021
Congratulations @godschild3_!!!#NoleFamily | #NFLNoles pic.twitter.com/qWXqGIVrLx
Chargers draft pic.twitter.com/nn6Bi9ONNv— Warren Sharp (@SharpFootball) May 1, 2021
The Chargers’ Asante Samuel Jr. allowed a 46.2 passer rating in coverage last season.— PFF (@PFF) May 1, 2021
Lowest in the 2021 Draft class 🔐
Watch LIVE reaction: https://t.co/QM5eR2N6TV pic.twitter.com/nxXofLaHNv
The #Chargers sit and pick #FSU CB Asante Samuel Jr. Another talented player fell to them and coach Brandon Staley gets his talented corner.— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) May 1, 2021
Every kid at football camp wants to be a QB, WR, or RB, says @AqibTalib21...— The Lefkoe Show (@LefkoeShow) May 1, 2021
Except Asante Samuel Jr.
Chargers get a guy who was born to be a defensive stud, from Day 1 🙏 pic.twitter.com/VHZH9pUqqI
Asante Samuel Jr.’s father played 11 NFL seasons. He was a four-time Pro Bowler, a first-team All-Pro and a two-time Super Bowl champion.— Chris Hayre (@chrishayre) May 1, 2021
He knows a thing or two about both individual and team success.
Asante Samuel Jr.: "It means the world." #Chargers pic.twitter.com/4C3pPUrFPD— Daniel Popper (@danielrpopper) May 1, 2021
LOVE the Asante Samuel Jr. pick for the #Chargers. Dude can play outside or on the inside, man or zone and has elite ball skills. Gimme those corners all day, erryday— Emory Hunt (@FBallGameplan) May 1, 2021
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