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Wide receiver Jacob Copeland had narrowed down his school to three options for today’s National Signing Day: Tennessee, Alabama, and Florida. He picked the Gators. His mom, wearing a Vols hat and Tide sweater, picked up her handbag and bounced. Yikes!

Copeland had to field questions about why his mom walked off the set on national TV. That sounds stressful:

For the record, Copeland’s mom later returned and gave him a hug.