Beer in one hand and TV remote in the other, football fans everywhere are breathing a sigh of relief as pre-season begins. At the same time, disinterested girlfriends (or boyfriends) are happy to see their Sundays freed up until next February. To celebrate the existence of this year’s NFL football season, we’ve put together a list of the most influential football players.
Topping the list is Chad Ochocinco who is famous for engaging with his fans directly through social media. In the past, Ochocinco has taken a Twitter fan to dinner and most recently, he tweeted that he would move-in with a Patriots fan until he found a permanent residence in Boston. The only condition: Must have internet and an Xbox.
So if you’re looking for a roommate or a fantasy-draft pick who just might respond to your stalkerish tweets, here are the most influential football players who are currently active in the NFL.