One person penned: “Congratulations @mrdanwalker. Excellent appointment for a great show.
“@markchapman has done a hugely entertaining job over the last few years and we’re very much looking forward to seeing you working with our favourites @JasonBell33 and @OsiUmenyiora.”
A second posted: “Best of luck Dan, go easy on my jets.”
Another added: “Sad to see Mark go but excited to see Dan on this. A great presenter and host! Good luck Dan and thanks to Mark for his great work over the years with the show.”
Dan later replied to the sweet messages, saying: “Just wanted to say ‘thanks’ for all the lovely comments (& some of the other ones) about the #NFL Show news.
“I’ve worked hard to get every job I’ve ever had and I feel very privileged to get this amazing gig. I know it’s well loved & I promise to take good care of it.”