NFL Week 16 as told by tweets
Is Seattle playing the best football in the NFL? Twitter exploded over the Seahawks dominance against the 49ers.
Each Sunday we'll recap the week that was in the NFL with the top tweets from across Twitter.
Seattle is plowing through the NFL, dropping teams in dominating fashion. The Seahawks have won six of seven including the last three by 28+ points.
Seahawks currently on a 100-0 run at Century Link Field dating back to the first quarter of the Jets game on Nov. 11.— Kevin Pelton (@kpelton) December 24, 2012
Whoops. File this under 'predictions that backfired in tremendous fashion.'
"The Seattle Seahawks will lose out and not make the playoffs.” – NFL Network's Michael Irvin, Dec 13, 2012.— Richard Deitsch (@richarddeitsch) December 24, 2012
Seattle delivered a terrible birthday gift.
Jim Harbaugh coaching the 49ers on his 49th birthday against Pete Carroll. A perfect set-up….. just to see his team get annihilated.— David Lombardi (@DavidMLombardi) December 24, 2012
Russell Wilson, Rookie of the Year?
Russell Wilson FOUR passing TDs tonight. 25 on the year. 2 away from breaking Manning's record. (sorry)— Will Brinson (@willbrinson) December 24, 2012
This will likely happen someday.
Pete Carroll and Jim Harbaugh are just destined to face each other, in any league. Will one day be playing shuffle board on a cruise ship— Smart Football (@smartfootball) December 24, 2012
Other rookie QBs had quite the day as well.
Andrew Luck breaks Cam Newton's rookie passing yards record. Andrew Luck has become Cam Newton's moms favorite player.— Referee Logic (@RefereeLogic) December 23, 2012
I'd say the Redskins are in really good hands for the next decade with RG3. And that's as much from talking to his teammates as anything.— Albert Breer (@AlbertBreer) December 23, 2012
Good news Kansas City, the one thing you're good at will finally benefit you next week.
Cincinnati sneaks into the playoffs again.
Marvin Lewis, deserted by Bengals fans years ago, has back-to-back playoff appearances.— Andy Hutchins (@AndyHutchins) December 23, 2012
The Eagles' miserable season is almost mercifully over.
And that's how Andy Reid walks off in Philadelphia...— Enrico (@The700Level) December 23, 2012
WALK-OFF RUN-OFF— Brian Floyd (@BrianMFloyd) December 23, 2012
Oh Eric Decker, this is not how you want the Internet to remember you.
YOUR HAT IS SILLY ERIC DECKER twitter.com/IAmSpilly/stat…— Spilly (@IAmSpilly) December 23, 2012
Social media at its finest.
Looks like the Redskins agree with the Redskins' decision. RT @redskins Smart call not going for it on 4th down in a 1-score game.R— Grant Paulsen (@granthpaulsen) December 23, 2012
The Jets have reached the point where they are parodying themselves.
Peyton Manning is locking onto the MVP award.
If Peyton Manning doesn't win MVP, something's wrong with the NFL. If there's a more valuable player, I want to know who it is.— Jimmy Holt (@jimmyktown) December 24, 2012
Your weekly 'Chris Kluwe is still Chris Kluwe' update:
Weekly quest: Neuter a rampaging bull. Rewards - 6.25% exp, Lone Star; Perk unlocked: Road Tripping, All The Dickersons (upgrade)— Chris Kluwe (@ChrisWarcraft) December 23, 2012
Quest complete. Rewards: 6.25% exp, Cattle Prod; Achievement unlocked - [Rode The Bull, Stifling D, Focusmeter 9000]— Chris Kluwe (@ChrisWarcraft) December 23, 2012
RG3 is finally getting an NFL tryout
It's been an unlucky day for Lucky Whitehead
We're about to find out if a rugby player can actually work in the NFL
Unfortunately for Broncos fans, this deal doesn't mean Elway will be playing quarterback
Derek Carr would like to see the refs actually throw some flags in Khalil Mack's favor
The Seahawks quarterback took a run on the Great Wall that was straight out of Rocky II