Originally posted on Shutdown Corner  |  Last updated 1/25/12

FORT LAUDERDALE, FL - FEBRUARY 05: Commissioner of the NFL Roger Goodell speaks to members of the media during the NFL Commissioner Press Conference held at the Greater Ft. Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center as part of media week for Super Bowl XLIV on February 5, 2010 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell has been accused of turning the NFL into the 'No Fun League', but today, he's taken a bold step to fight back against that label. He's not only allowing players to tweet during the Pro Bowl ‒ he's setting up computer stations on the sidelines to help them do so. Which is exactly how a man who is no fun would combat allegations that he is no fun. The NFL policy for real games is that players are banished from twitter 90 minutes before a game starts, all the way until all the postgame interviews are conducted. For this Sunday's Pro Bowl, it's a Twitter free-for-all. Players still can't have their mobile devices on the sidelines, but again, the league will be setting up "computer stations." Forgive my skepticism, but I don't see this one-game policy generating too much of interest. The best-case scenario here is that cameras catch Ben Roethlisberger logging on to Adult Friend Finder between quarters. Seriously, what's anyone going to tell us? About all th...
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