PHILADELPHIA (WTXF) Social media is a buzz with more likes than dislikes on the firing of Eagles head coach Chip Kelly. Fans aren't holding back about the decision to let him go before the last game of the season.
On our Fox 29 Facebook page, the breaking announcement has thousands of likes and thousands of shares.
Keegan Tait posts, "Facebook needs an I'll drink to that button."
Michelle Marino says " It doesn't matter who the Eagles get as a coach. They'll always be losers."
Terry Gibbs, seemingly in the minority says, "Problem is much deeper than Chip Kelly. But you all keep believing otherwise."
And Anita Turner posts, "Didn't think it would ever happen. Now that it has maybe we can rebuild the team he destroyed."
Turning to Twitter where Chip Kelly is trending with hundreds of thousands of tweets.
"Feel bad for Chip Kelly and how he got fired? Just remember how he handled players such as Desean Jackson," tweeted Anthony Raposa.
Matt McCall tweets, "#Eagles wow. Chip Kelly fired. The "experiment" is over."
Someone else had a little sympathy, rare for us die-hard bird gang, they tweeted, "Despite being against the hire of Chip Kelly from day 1, I NEVER enjoy someone getting fired. Been there before. Good luck @Eagles & #Kelly."
And the most fun are the memes. One says, Donald Trump: Kelly you're fired. Another one reads, The Chip ship has sailed. It was only a three hour tour. And last but not least, who didn't see this coming. Steve Harvey: Congrats Chip Kelly...on your 4-year extension.