Someone on the NFL social media team is about to get fired.
On Tuesday afternoon, the league’s official account tweeted — then deleted — an announcement that commissioner Roger Goodell had died.
Twitter users were quick to point out that this obviously had been a hack, but that didn’t stop some from making fun of the situation. (RELATED: Patriots Fan Only Needs One Finger To Express His Feelings About Roger Goodell)
If only this was true https://t.co/m1I3A03T0Y
— Dave Portnoy (@stoolpresidente) June 7, 2016
The hackers tweeted two more messages before being locked out of the account.