New Redskins teammates react to Josh Norman signing

Josh Norman is officially unofficially a Washington Redskins. See how Redskins players reacted on Twitter.

Cornerback Josh Norman is now a member of the Washington Redskins after agreeing to a whopping five-year, $75 million deal with $50 million guaranteed.

Although the team has not confirmed the signing yet, this is pretty much all the proof we need.

https://twitter.com/J_No24/status/723658317344702464

General manager Scot McCloughan, who seems to have gone against his mentality of not spending big money in free agency, may have had the best reaction of all (even though it was not through social media).

https://twitter.com/Mitch_Tischler/status/723661834516086784

Now a look at Norman's new teammates:

Junior Galette was convincing Norman not to consider the New Orleans Saints up until the news broke.

https://twitter.com/JovaisG/status/723658576229740544

Fellow secondary mate DeAngelo Hall is already raving about the Redskins new-look secondary that boasts Bashaud Breeland and Chris Culliver. Of course it will be interesting to see if Culliver is released after June 1 where the Redskins could save $8 million against the 2016 cap because of his ACL injury last year.

https://twitter.com/DeAngeloHall23/status/723659598532628480

Preston Smith is certainly ready to get after it.

https://twitter.com/PrestonSmith94/status/723660536370470912

Defensive ends Chris Baker and Ricky Jean Francois wanted to welcome Norman to the team as well.

https://twitter.com/cbaker92redskin/status/723661146784444416

https://twitter.com/Freakyjean99/status/723661361906114560

Inside linebacker Will Compton probably had the best reaction of the night. The context relates to Compton being, more or less, forced to sign a poor paying tender because of his exclusive restricted free agent status after 2015.

https://twitter.com/_willcompton/status/723661413319843840

Lets not leave at the offense while we are at it with backup running back Chris Thompson joining the fun.

https://twitter.com/ChrisThompson_4/status/723661537639043073

With Norman and quarterback Kirk Cousins, the Redskins have two players who received franchise tags this offseason. Now, teammates.

https://twitter.com/KirkCousins8/status/723667751345250305

https://twitter.com/J_No24/status/723714322619240449

For the excited fan base, can't wait sounds right.

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