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Super Bowl XLVII through social media

By Adena Andrews | CBS Sports
The Destiny's Child reunion in Super Bowl XLVII set Twitter ablaze with 257,000 tweets per minute. (Getty Images)

NEW ORLEANS -- Super Bowl XLVII set record numbers in the social media world with the most action at 257,000 tweets per minute when the ladies of Destiny's Child hit the stage accoring to the Twitter blog.

Jacoby Jones' catch for a touchdown was the only in-game moment to even come close to DC with 185,000 tweets per minute. A total of 22.1 million Tweets were about the game & halftime show and the most talked about players (in order) were Ray Lewis (@Raylewis), Joe Flacco (@teamflacco), Colin Kaepernick (@Kaepernick7) and Jacoby Jones.

According to our Facebook insights, chatter about the Ravens spiked at 10 pm with approximately 820,000 mentions while 49ers chatter fell dramtically like the confetti at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.

If you were too busy bitting your nails during this close matchup and missed all the great fodder on the web, don't worry we got you covered. Here are some of the best tweets, photos and memes from Super Bowl XLVII.

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