Sunday's social media timeline
SEP 09, 2013 1:31p ET
We all know social media plays a big part in how we enjoy the NFL on FOX.
Here's a quick timeline of some of yesterday's big online moments:
10:14a PT - Pittsburgh Steelers Pro Bowl center Maurkice Pouncey suffers a torn ACL and MCL in his right knee
10:50a PT - The Goose rubs elbows with a Duck Dynasty star:
10:55 am PT - Check out the hashtag at the end of this Lebron James tweet. Start the rumors now!
10:56a PT - New Jersey Governor Chris Christie supports the Super Bowl halftime entertainment choice in his home state:
1:20 pm PT - Tampa Bay LB Lavonte David & his infamous late hit help change the outcome of the Bucs-Jets game. Check out this graph illustrating the difference in tweets mentioning Lavonte's name before and after the hit (courtesy of Topsy).
Between 2-2:10pm PT - Player tweets start trickling out from the finished early games:
Thank god I came out healthy. On to the next one. And we are going to be ready!— Terrelle Pryor (@TerrellePryor) September 8, 2013
Now check out this graph illustrating the difference in tweets mentioning Clay's name before and after the hit (courtesy of Topsy).
2:51pm PT - Mike Pereira announces that the refs got it wrong in SF and could have cost the packers 4 points:
Back to the SF/GB melee, QB #7 was short of the first down. Dead ball fouls offset. Should have been 4th and 2. Might have cost GB 4 points.— Mike Pereira (@MikePereira) September 8, 2013
4:48pm PT - Maybe Lebron really does want one play!