The National Football League season kicks off Thursday, Sept. 6, but it’s already primetime for fantasy football leagues.
Twitter shared some data on the players, experts and fantasy football sites that are generating the most buzz on its platform.
Most-mentioned No. 1 overall picks (players paired in tweets with terms referring to the first pick):
The most-mentioned players overall were:
Rookies generating the most fantasy buzz are:
- Royce Freeman
- Derrius Guice
- Ronald Jones
- Rashaad Penny
Most-tweeted-about sleepers (mentioned in tweets with terms like sleeper and breakout):
Most-mentioned fantasy football experts:
Most-mentioned fantasy providers:
And the most-mentioned fantasy sites:
- The Fantasy Footballers
- Pro Football Focus