Found August 14, 2013 on Football Nation:
Twitter has been both a blessing and a curse for sports fans. On the one hand, it gives us unprecedented access to the thoughts of our athletic heroes, as we can hear directly from them about contract disputes, workouts, and their deepest thoughts.On the other hand, it gives us unprecedented access to the stupidity of our athletic heroes, as we can hear directly from them about their small minds, prejudices and (sometimes) just plain asininity. That’s why this is a thing.Intelligent, thoughtful and provocative tweets from athletes are a wonderful window into what makes teams and players tick.Ridiculous, insensitive and moronic tweets seem a lot more common.Of course, the first kind of tweet isn’t nearly as fun to talk about, so everybody get ready to point and laugh at some first-class buffoonery!There is too much material to work with to winnow out the best few tweets, so we are going to separate this out by player, Price is Right style.It goes without saying, I think, that if a gu...
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