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Social Media World Reacts To Matt Hasselbeck's Retirement

A look around the web at the social media reaction to former Seahawks quarterback Matt Hasselbeck's retirement announcement.

On March 2, 2001, the Seattle Seahawks acquired quarterback Matt Hasselbeck from the Green Bay Packers, beginning a 10-season span in Seattle, including the team's first Super Bowl appearance.

The social media response to Matt Hasselbeck's retirement announcement overwhelmingly shows the positive impact that the former Seahawks quarterback had on teammates, coaches, media members, and fans.

Hasselbeck called it a career on Wednesday morning after 18 seasons in the NFL. Ten of those years were spent in the Pacific Northwest, where Hasselbeck set the Seahawks record for career passing yards (29,434) and helped lead the club to its first Super Bowl appearance.

Here's a look at how the social media world reacted to Hasselbeck's retirement news:

https://twitter.com/Colts/status/707586358718500864

https://twitter.com/Titans/status/707601240201568257

https://twitter.com/BigWalt71/status/707711548127465474

https://twitter.com/tthasselbeck/status/707579188618903552

https://twitter.com/PatrickKerney/status/707660270508883969

https://twitter.com/JimZorn10/status/704749566667522048

https://twitter.com/JHekker/status/707617373591703552

https://twitter.com/vontaedavis/status/707598990443880448

https://twitter.com/DariusJButler/status/707602285371600898

https://twitter.com/drm_12/status/707608125617147905

https://twitter.com/DavidParry58/status/707622559416655872

https://twitter.com/Dallen83/status/707652513281892353

https://twitter.com/AaronCurry51/status/707580781670039552

https://twitter.com/LawyerMilloy/status/707716567602102272

https://twitter.com/BBarden81/status/707601477179711488

https://twitter.com/JNEW_11/status/707594462109675520

https://twitter.com/JK_Kelley/status/707641737896853506

https://twitter.com/MichaelRoos/status/707589447307665408

https://twitter.com/BenjaminSWatson/status/707588533951668225

https://twitter.com/damienwoody/status/707587826876071936

https://twitter.com/autumnsjs90/status/707587256492564480

https://twitter.com/HenryAnderson91/status/707654239275905025

https://twitter.com/NFLPA/status/707652634757505024

https://twitter.com/TroyAikman/status/707615310312935424

https://twitter.com/johnpboyle/status/707650865402765312

https://twitter.com/rodmarphoto/status/707648531813666818

https://twitter.com/rodmarphoto/status/707651668742053888

https://twitter.com/SI_PeterKing/status/707595814491791362

https://twitter.com/SI_PeterKing/status/707595872608059393

https://twitter.com/SI_PeterKing/status/707596175961169920

https://twitter.com/SI_PeterKing/status/707597035151740928

https://twitter.com/gbellseattle/status/707597323665219584

https://twitter.com/BillWixey/status/707637238742392832

https://twitter.com/TheGeeScott/status/707592850951659520

https://twitter.com/LesShapiro/status/707589609186680832

https://twitter.com/TaylorTwellman/status/707589114133135361

https://twitter.com/The_ChrisMyers/status/707448845697994752

https://twitter.com/gasman206/status/707646782625288192

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