Rams to Relocate to Los Angeles: Twitter Reacts to Move Announcement

A Bleacher Report story:

NFL owners approved a measure, 30-2, Tuesday that will formally relocate the St. Louis Rams to Los Angeles, while the San Diego Chargers will have an option to join them through Jan. 16, 2017, according to ESPN.com’s Adam Schefter.

The Oakland Raiders will remain in the Bay Area for the time being, but Schefter reported they will be afforded first preference to move to Los Angeles should San Diego defer the option.

Following the announcement, Twitter promptly erupted with reactions. Here’s a look at how minds throughout the NFL universe received the news.

CBS Sports’ Jason La Canfora provided a crucial update regarding the Rams’ temporary digs before they move to Inglewood, California:

As the Los Angeles TimesSam Farmer explained, a 21-year process finally received some closure Tuesday thanks to the owners’ vote. That said, things aren’t done just yet.

The Chargers retain the option to move to Los Angeles if the franchise can reach an agreement with the city regarding a new stadium, and the Raiders are in a similar situation should San Diego pass on relocating up the coast.