The Legend of Red Lightning: He melts sidelines, ladies and Twitter

Yeah, yeah, yeah, FSU won the championship, Jameis is some combination between Peyton-Brady-Unitas-Montana-Jesus, and Jimbo is the greatest coach in the history of organized sports. That’s all great and fine, but I want the real star. I wanna ride the lightning.

The 2013 season may not have seen a bigger cult hero emerge than FSU ball boy Red Lightning, aka Frankie Grizzle-Malgrat. The man bros down with Jameis, slings like Johnny Football, and runs like Renegade.

Let’s check the pulse of a nation in full embrace of gingervitis. Here are the best fan reactions on Twitter to Red Lightning.