New England Patriots

is a Shorty Award finalist!


Official Twitter account of the New England Patriots

bit.ly/PatsPrivacy - 817,883 followers

Finalist in Sports Team chosen by the community

3 nominations in Patriots Nation

3 nominations in Patriots

1 nomination in Unite Blue

The Shorty Interview with New England Patriots

What's the most annoying social media trend?

#too #many #hashtags

Instagram, Vine or GIF?

Vine for video. Instagram for photo. GIF for web.

What's the most memorable Snapchat you've ever received?

Cool to see NFL teams popping up on Snapchat - as a fan, a Snapchat from a player would be pretty cool.

How has social media improved your life?

It's given this social media manager a job ;)

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Biography

The Patriots striving to provide unique & compelling content for Patriots Nation. They were the 1st team to Tweet draft picks before public announcement back in 2009 & haven't stopped pushing forward since. Currently they're the #1 NFL team on Twitter (818K+ followers), #3 on FB (4.5mil), #2 Instagram (535K), #1 on Vine (41K), #1 on Google+ (867K), #3 on Pinterest (16K). The Patriots' goal on social media is to provide info when/where/how Patriots fans want it. Their content includes tons of behind the scenes photos & videos, trivia, Throwback Thursdays, giveaways & sweepstakes, contests, interactive post and much more!

Recent Nominations

February 17, 2014

I nominate @Patriots for a Shorty Award in #sportsteam because... GO NEW ENGLAND

February 13, 2014

I nominate @Patriots for a Shorty Award in #sportsteam because... They are going to win the next Super Bowl!!

February 13, 2014

I nom @Patriots for Shorty Award in #sportsteam b/c @berkeryc has the freshest posts in the game. #immaletyoufinish

February 12, 2014

I nominate @Patriots for a Shorty Award in #sportsteam because they are just pure awesomeness.

February 10, 2014

I nominate @Patriots for a Shorty Award in #sportsteam because they are the ONLY sports themed twitter account.

February 9, 2014

I nominate @Patriots for a Shorty Award in #sportsteam because they would've been better in the SB then the Broncos!

February 7, 2014

I nominate @patriots for a Shorty Award in #sportsteam because it's indeed the best football team ever!

February 7, 2014

I nominate @Patriots for a Shorty Award in #sportsteam because... Gronkowski

February 7, 2014

I nominate @Patriots for a Shorty Award in #sportsteam because... They bring energy to the game and are a family

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About the Shorty Awards

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media. Millions of people participate in The Shortys to recognize individuals and organizations producing great content on Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, YouTube, Foursquare and the rest of the social web. The 6th annual ceremony will be held in New York City and livestreamed on the web on April 7, 2014.

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