Social media has exploded in the last few years and NFL teams have been jumping on the bandwagon along with everyone else. It’s hard to beat instant updates directly from your favorite team to your phone, browser, or twitter client.
As of September 1st, 30 of the 32 NFL teams have at least one official Twitter account to keep fans abreast of the latest news and events with the organization. Strangely, it appears that two of the past four Super Bowl Champions (Steelers and Colts) still don’t have an official twitter account. This could change very shortly as some teams, such as the Eagles, have added official twitter accounts only in the last few weeks. Here’s the complete list…
UPDATED: 7/5/2011 – Every NFL team now has official Twitter accounts.
Note: Don’t miss our complete list of Official NFL Facebook pages.
Official NFL Twitter Accounts
http://twitter.com/nfl – Official NFL
http://twitter.com/nflcommish – Commissioner Roger Goddell
http://twitter.com/ProFootballHOF – Official Pro Football Hall of Fame
http://twitter.com/NFLFilms – NFL Films
http://twitter.com/nflnetwork – NFL Network
http://twitter.com/cardschatter – Managed by Darren Urban, Arizona Cardinals Website Manager
http://twitter.com/Atlanta_Falcons – Official Twitter account
http://www.atlantafalcons.com/twitter – The Falcons have a list various employees, front office personnel, players, and even the Falcons mascot.
Green Bay Packers
Kansas City Chiefs
New England Patriots
New Orleans Saints
New York Giants
http://twitter.com/giantspathanlon – run by Pat Hanlon, VP of Communications for the Giants.
New York Jets
San Diego Chargers
San Francisco 49ers
St. Louis Rams
Tampa Bay Bucs
Instead of an official Twitter account, the Redskins have a “media team” with three separate Twitter accounts.
http://twitter.com/RedskinsBlog – Matt Terl – Official Redskins team blog
http://twitter.com/LarryWeisman – Larry Weisman, editorial director for the Washington Redskins
http://twitter.com/RedskinsDotCom – Gary Fitzgerald, Official Twitter Feed of Redskins.com