Twitter Tuesday: NFL “insider” says Tavon Austin might be traded


Last night, well-known NFL insider Darren Connolly reported a pretty big bombshell on his Twitter account.

Hold on, a minute. I just assumed that Darren Connolly was an insider because of his professional-looking avatar, his self-proclaimed “insider” status and the fact that he has “IV” attached to the end of his name. But who the hell does this guy work for?

Then the backlash started.

And my personal favorite:

Then, the “insider” effectively took his ball and went home.

  • Joseph Devito

    This has got to be some kind of joke. Tavon Austen didn’t even live up to expectations. What team in their right mind would want him for a first and second round pick? I would trade him yesterday for just a first rounder.