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From the 11th Annual Shorty Awards

Pat McAfee

Nominated in Sports

About Pat McAfee

Few positions get less recognition in professional football than the punter. But if there were more people like Pat McAfee, that might be different. Known throughout his career for his big personality, the former Indianapolis Colts punter jumped from one side of the business to the other, now working as a commentator and podcast host for the WWE and Fox Sports. A “media free agent” who does it all #ForTheBrand, Pat is “just trying to make the world smile a little bit more” on his Twitter, with 1M+ followers, and another 500K+ Instagram followers with his commentary on anything from NFL games to trending videos.

Pat McAfee's best work on social