Facebook Weekly Highlights features photos and videos posted to the social network by celebrities and athletes. This week’s edition featured this photo of National Football League free agents Chicago Bears Defensive Tackle Henry Melton, Minnesota Vikings Defensive End Jared Allen, and Green Bay Packers Tight End Jermichael Finley.
Facebook said its top 10 topics for the week in terms of buzz rankings (Sunday through Wednesday) were:
- NFL free agency
- The premiere of Univision beauty pageant reality show “Nuestra Belleza Latina”
- Beyoncé and Jennifer Garner team up for a “Ban Bossy” public-service announcement
- Daylight saving time begins
- Fox brings back “Cosmos,” starring astronomer Neil deGrasse Tyson
- The search for the missing Malaysia Airlines flight
- The season finale of ABC’s “The Bachelor” and the controversy over Juan Pablo Galavis
- Video game Titanfall launches on Xbox One and PC
- South By Southwest
- California “Orca Welfare” bill would ban killer whale shows at SeaWorld
Other athletes and celebrities to make the cut this week were:
- The Denver Broncos welcome free agent acquisition DE DeMarcus Ware.
- Seattle Seahawks Cornerback Richard Sherman says this offseason’s free agency “is getting crazier and crazier by the second.”
- Singer Kylie Minogue participated in a live chat at Facebook’s offices in London.
- A selfie from model Alejandra Espinoza, winner of the first season of “Nuestra Belleza Latina.”
- Neil deGrasse Tyson in a shoot for GQ.
- “Bad frog” Constantine takes over The Muppets’ Facebook page.
- Juan Pablo Galavis on the last day of “The Bachelor.”
- Actor Zac Efron posts the Facebook Live chat from SXSW with other cast members from Neighbors.
- Legendary comedian Bill Cosby performing for Funny or Die.
- Manchester United and England soccer superstar Wayne Rooney reaches 17 million likes.
- A 60-year-old selfie from Gen. Colin Powell for Throwback Thursday.
- The Titanfall street team at SXSW, as well as a related post from Richard Sherman.
- NASCAR driver Juan Pablo Montoya answers fans’ questions.
- The first three songs from “Sex and Love,” the new album by singer Enrique Iglesias.
- The “Good Morning America” social square.
- Actor and musician Jared Leto poses with his Academy Award.
Readers: Did any of your favorite athletes or celebrities make the cut?