NFL draft 2021: Players react to selections with dogs, table jumping and more


Regardless of whether they were first off the board or last, players selected in the 2021 NFL draft have this in common — their dreams came true. Draftees across the league reacted to their wildest dreams becoming their current reality in a variety of ways, some more shocking than others.

Spencer Brown, a third-round draft pick out of Northern Iowa continued a timeless Buffalo Bills tradition:

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Bills third-round draft pick Spencer Brown continues the tradition, as the former Northern Iowa offensive tackle jumps through a table after being selected by the Bills.

Alabama Crimson Tide standout WR Jaylen Waddle went viral for avoiding his family after being drafted No. 6 overall. The new Miami Dolphin provided context for how things really went down:

Former Oklahoma Sooners DE and current New England Patriot Ronnie Perkins expressed his shock about where he fell in the draft on social media:

Other players shared heartwarming moments with loved ones after being selected:

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Kwity Paye said his mom can retire after the Colts drafted him and she celebrates with her son.

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The Vikings draft North Carolina linebacker Chazz Surratt whose dog joins the celebration.

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Elijah Moore is taken 34th overall by the Jets and his family and friends are hyped.





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