Football fans have mixed feelings about Russell Wilson’s move to the Steelers

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DENVER (KDVR) — Football fans around the nation are buzzing after former Denver Broncos quarterback Russell Wilson announced his move to the Pittsburgh Steelers for the upcoming season.

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Wilson posted about his move on X on Sunday night. Less than 24 hours later, fans have already voiced their opinions on the change.

Some football fanatics welcome Wilson

Within 12 hours of Wilson’s post, over 3,000 people have commented. Many comments are hopeful Wilson will succeed as the new Steelers quarterback.

“WELCOME TO THE BURGH RUSS!!!” commented one user.

“Russell Wilson trading mountains for steel, because sometimes you need a tougher forge to rediscover your fire. Pittsburgh, get ready for sparks to fly. #SteelerNation,” commented Carlos.

However, some people were not as pumped.

Others aren’t so excited

Some football fans were less than ecstatic to see Wilson’s move.

“We don’t want you bro,” commented Jasmine.

“This might be the worst thing I’ve ever seen,” said another user.

Whether fans are happy or not about Wilson’s move, hope is in the air for many.

Many fans are hopeful

While Wilson had a less-than-satisfactory season with the Broncos, many fans see this transition as a good thing for the Steelers.

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“Russ on the Steelers, they are now a contender to actually make a run in the playoffs, instead of just making it in with 9 or 10 wins and losing first round,” said one user.

“Steelers futures just cashed for the 2025 Super Bowl,” commented a user.

“You make them so much better,” commented another user.

“Revenge tour please,” commented Aadan.

While Wilson has already found a new home, the Broncos have yet to announce their new quarterback. While many are betting the quarterback will come from the draft, the final decision has not been announced.

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