At 12:05 AM in the fifth month of the year 2015, this happened.
Which is fantastic. It certainly appears that the NFL social media guy snuck into Roger Goodell’s malted liquor cabinet and got himself a couple drinks, sat down and decided to light Twitter on fire with an acrostic message. Yup. That’s right. It looks like the passive-aggressive NFL went all 4th grade poetry on us in a tweet meant to underhandedly deride the New England Patriots and their ever-deflating balls.
They’ve got P, S, and I in there. And a Colts player, too. Well done. Since this was funny, I’m sure the NFL will fire this guy while continuing to employ this guy with the Cleveland Browns.
But this wasn’t the only time last night the NFL decided to try to send out a Nic-Cage-in-every-Nic-Cage-Movie-ever coded message last night. Here were 7 other tweets the NFL put out and then quickly deleted.