Twitter was abuzz this weekend about Miss Georgia, but football took the top spot in terms of peak volume, according to Nielsen.
Neilsen ranked the most-tweeted minutes from the top three series and specials of the weekend:
- 6,100 Tweets were sent at 10:59 p.m. EST about The 2016 Miss America Competition after Miss Georgia was crowned Miss America.
- 1,300 Tweets were sent at 11:37 p.m. EST on Tuesday, 9/8/15 about The Late Show with Stephen Colbert following the start of series premiere.
- 500 Tweets were sent at 10:10 p.m. EST on Friday, 9/11/15 about Think it Up as Twitter authors discussed Justin Bieber’s appearance at the event.
Here are the most-tweeted moments from the top three sports events:
- 26,900 Tweets were sent at 9:37 p.m. EST about NFL Football: Pittsburgh Steelers at New England Patriots after Rob Gronkowski scored a second touchdown for the New England Patriots.
- 60,000 Tweets were sent at 11:42 p.m. EST about New York Giants at Dallas Cowboys after Jason Witten scores the winning touchdown for the Dallas Cowboys.
- 23,900 Tweets were sent at 10:35 p.m. EST about College Football: Ohio State at Virginia Tech after Ohio State’s Braxton Miller used a spin move to score a touchdown.
Here’s the TV leaderboard:
Here’s the sports leaderboard:
Image courtesy of Miss America Organization on Facebook.