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NFL Draft 2016: Social media reaction to Green Bay's selection of Kenny Clark

The selection of Clark addresses one of the Packers' draft needs.

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The Green Bay Packers addressed one of their biggest needs during the first-round of the 2016 NFL Draft, selecting UCLA defensive tackle Kenny Clark with the No. 27 pick on Thursday.

Clark's selection came as a small surprise considering the Packers passed on notable players Reggie Ragland, Myles Jack and Jarran Reed, to name a few. Still, the pick created a positive buzz on social media, and Clark's newest teammates are ready to get to work.

Here is some social media reaction after the Packers selected the former Bruin this evening:

Clark expressed some anticipation in his first tweet as a Packer:

Aaron Rodgers is excited to have another Pac-12 player on the roster:
Guard T.J. Lang approves:
UCLA alum Datone Jones couldn't be more thrilled.