Undefeated on Twitter, Too: Patriots Sweep Top NFL Team, Player and Game Through Week 8

The social network shared data through the season’s unofficial midway point

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The undefeated New England Patriots have not only dominated the National Football League through the first eight weeks of the season, but the club has ruled on Twitter, as well.

The most-tweeted-about games though the first eight weeks of the NFL season were:

  1. Pittsburgh Steelers at Patriots, week one
  2. Green Bay Packers at Chicago Bears, week one
  3. Packers at Dallas Cowboys, week five
  4. Philadelphia Eagles at Cowboys, week seven
  5. Eagles at Packers, week four
  6. Detroit Lions at Packers, week six
  7. Houston Texans at New Orleans Saints, week one
  8. New York Giants at Cowboys, week one
  9. Cowboys at Saints, week four
  10. Cleveland Browns at San Francisco 49ers, week five

The most-tweeted-about teams through week eight were:

  1. Patriots
  2. Cowboys
  3. Steelers
  4. Oakland Raiders
  5. Eagles
  6. Saints
  7. Browns
  8. Packers
  9. Washington Redskins
  10. Kansas City Chiefs

The most-tweeted-about players at the season’s unofficial midway point were:

  1. Tom Brady
  2. Lamar Jackson
  3. Drew Brees
  4. Jalen Ramsey
  5. Baker Mayfield
  6. Aaron Rodgers
  7. Patrick Mahomes
  8. Mitchell Trubisky
  9. Dak Prescott
  10. Daniel Jones

Finally, the most-tweeted-about rookies season-to-date were:

  1. Jones
  2. Gardner Minshew II
  3. Nick Bosa
  4. Kyler Murray
  5. Josh Jacobs

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