To most peoples surprise Donald Trump is a fan of Lamar Jackson, the Baltimore Ravens starting Quarterback.
Outside of his daily political tweets, Trump quote-tweeted a video of Lamar Jackson’s draft day. In the video Jaire Alexander, one of Jackson’s teammate at Louisville, reacts to Jackson being selected with the final pick int eh fir round of the 2018 NFL draft.
Alexander, who is now on the Green Bay Packers, was overjoyed for former teammate Lamar was chosen with the 32nd pick by the Baltimore Ravens. Alexander, a corner back who went No. 18 to the Green Bay Packers, was overjoyed when Jackson was chosen with the 32nd pick by Baltimore.
Around 12:30pm, Trump commented on the video, saying it was “really nice to see.” Trump also said that Jackson, the 2019 NFL Most Valuable Player, was a “great pick.”
Jackson threw for a total of 3,127 yards and 36 touchdowns while rushing for 1,206 yards. This maybe one of the very few tweets people won’t disagree with that Trump has posted. Even Jackson himself seemed to appreciate Trump’s shutout.
Several of Jackson’s fans, seemed uneasy about the interaction in his replies. That included his teammate Ronnie Stanley.