In Pantera’s words, “Respect. Walk.”
Mac Jones and the Patriots seemed destined for each other, and in the first round of the 2021 NFL Draft, that fate came true when New England selected Jones No. 15 overall.
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But it was not the selection of Jones by the Pats that opened our eyes; rather, it was Jones’ march to the NFL draft phase that turned heads.
The internet caught fire after seeing the confident but angry-parent-send-coffee-back-to-Starbucks walk. He certainly walks like a man named “McCorkle”, if nothing else.
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The Alabama product was the fifth quarterback in the table in the draft, but he’s No. 1 in everyone’s hearts after watching his John Travolta bounce onto the stage in Cleveland.
Jones’ confident walk earned Twitter jokes everywhere:
Why does Mac Jones walk like a “who” from the movie Grinch?
– StartTreyDay1 (@ 49er_Jess) April 30, 2021
Mac Jones can’t even walk athletically
– Mike Nicastro (@ MikedUpSports1) April 30, 2021