News that former 5-star quarterback Blake Barnett intends to transfer from Alabama made the rounds on social media Wednesday night, and soon enough, some of Barnett’s Crimson Tide teammates began to chime in with their thoughts on the matter.
Their commentary was overwhelmingly positive.
Barnett, whom true freshman incumbent Jalen Hurts beat out for the starting job, is reportedly trying to join a junior college program as early as this season.
Below is a small collection of what Alabama players tweeted:
Just wanted to acknowledge a great athlete, leader and an even… https://t.co/drHg1xessL
— Matt Womack (@MattWomack2015) September 29, 2016
So many fake people in the world! Instead of shooting him down, wish him luck on his new journey.
— Dallas Warmack (@DallasWarmack) September 28, 2016
Remember be great @Blake8Barnett wherever you go. Good luck big bro ?❄️
— Mack Wilson (@iam__mw3o) September 28, 2016
Keep God first and do everything in his glory and you can never go wrong my brother! I wish you nothing but the best @Blake8Barnett ??
— Alphonse Taylor (@SHANKK50) September 29, 2016
Wish Blake nothing but the best?
— Captain Thompson (@playmaker_11) September 29, 2016