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‘Farewell Sweet Prince’: Social Media Reaction to Manny Diaz Reportedly Nearing Leaving PSU for Duke

Manny Diaz looks on as Penn State's defense surrenders a 4th quarter touchdown.

It looks like Penn State and its fans’ fears have been realized: Manny Diaz is leaving.

Ross Dellenger of Yahoo! Sports reported Thursday morning that Diaz was on the verge of accepting the Duke head coaching job, and the Action Network’s Brett McMurphy has since confirmed.

If this becomes official, Diaz will be leaving Penn State after two seasons as defensive coordinator.

This past season, Diaz was in charge of America’s No. 1 total defense. So, yes, this is a big blow for Penn State. Here’s how to people of social media reacted.

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