Steelers LB James Harrison will not tweet during Pro Bowl

Monday January 30th, 2012

Typically, the NFL prefers its players mum during games, as well as directly before and after. However, in this year's Pro Bowl, the league is encouraging players to tweet during the game, an idea that doesn't sit well with Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison.!/jharrison9292/status/163714616415887361

The NFL rule, in fact, is that players cannot tweet 90 minutes prior to a game and not until they have finished speaking to the media afterwards. The NFL has placed computers on each sideline this year in hopes that players and fans can interact via Twitter during the game.

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