will closely monitor Ochocinco’s Twitter account where we’re sure he’ll have something to say! In the meantime, here’s what the Twitterverse is saying:

The New England Patriots are loaded at the wide receiver position which led many people to believe it was only a matter of time before Ochocinco was released. The bigger story here shouldn’t be that the Patriots cut him, but rather how they failed to find a trade partner first.

Surely somebody will give the 34-year-old a chance to make their team, but only God knows who.

UPDATE: Ochocinco finally acknowledged the move via Twitter. To our surprise, he didn’t have anything negative to say.

In addition to that Tweet, Ochocinco updated his bio:

He may be the richest “unemployed black guy” in the world.