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Watch The Exact Moment Christian Hackenberg Was Drafted By New York Jets (Video)

While we know there was some cornhole playing going on, here’s the exact moment Christian Hackenberg was drafted by the New York Jets.

Does it get any better than being drafted in the early rounds of the NFL Draft?

How about having your fans have the ability to witness your reaction to the exact moment you were drafted into the league as a professional football player?

I got it. How about having stories leak out that you were playing cornhole at your childhood house while the New York Jets took you with the 51st pick in the 2016 NFL Draft?

All of this, and more, apply to Penn State product Christian Hackenberg’s NFL Draft experience last week.


Take a look at the above video. This was the exact moment Hackenberg and friends and family realized he had just became a Jet.

Oh, and yeah…there were also some contrasting reactions from Jets fans when it went down:

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H/T New York Post

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