Twitter can be (but not always) a fun place.
Sports and twitter sometimes (but not always) seem perfectly matched.
Here are some of the best tweets from the past week:
Heading into Sunday night’s football game between the Bears and Packers, there was this clever tweet:
Never miss a local story.
Then after the Packers had their way with the Bears and Cutler:
On Monday night, the Pistons’ Andre Drummond might have had a word with the guy who made his jersey:
The Lakers’ Kobe Bryant set an NBA record ...
...which just shows that he’s also made a lot of shots, too:
This is not sports related, but what?
On Thursday, Bears wide receiver Brandon Marshall and a Detroit Lions fan apparently made plans to, um, meet and box. Fight Club!
The New England Patriots reached 1 million followers and tweeted special jerseys of each one of those followers using their Twitter handle. Unfortunately, one of those handles used a racial slur. Whoops.
On Friday, word circulated that Giancarlo Stanton was poised to get a 13-year, $325 million contract from the Marlins. This was the tweet of the week:
During a Saturday afternoon game between Ohio State and Minnesota it only seemed natural to have ice cream ... while it’s snowing:
And finally, how about the Nebraska “defense” which allowed Wisconsin’s Melvin Gordon to rush for 408 yards:
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