And people wonder why professional athletes want to own guns for protection?
Ever get death threats over a bad day at the office? Thanks to Twitter, it happens to NFL players on a regular basis.A list of examples are provided in the story.
But it’s not just their play on the field that makes fans fly over the edge — overwhelmingly, the nastiest comments come from how that play affects fans’ fantasy football leagues.
Some tweets go beyond wishing harm on players to actually threatening violence. The following tweet targeted superstar Calvin Johnson and quarterback Matthew Stafford. . . .