Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger took to Twitter on Christmas Day to announce his future plans regarding next season.
Unfortunately, several people didn’t see it because Roethlisberger has blocked tons of people on Twitter from seeing any of his content. Hilariously, NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport retweeted Rothelisberger’s message but many folks quickly commented they needed a screenshot to view it.
For example, Freezing Cold Takes were among the first to point out this discrepancy:
And another one…
And one more for good measure…
Add yours truly to the legion of people that Big Ben has blocked over the years. I’m not exactly sure what the tipping point was.
Was it the time I photoshopped his face on a rat prior to the 2016 AFC Championship Game? If not, there is other fare on this blog that hasn’t been wildly complimentary of someone who
Regardless, it’s a total heel move to announce something on Twitter that many can’t see because we ran on the wrong side of the fence.
Anyhow, as you may have noticed, Big Ben’s announcement is that he will be working towards coming back next season. Here’s hoping he will continue a string of social media announcements that roughly 50-60% of Twitter can actually see.