Hacked NFL Twitter account announces Roger Goodell's fake death

The NFL's official Twitter account tweeted that commissioner Roger Goodell passed away, but the account was hacked.

The NFL's official Twitter account was hacked earlier today. The hacker sent out this tweet:

ESPN's Adam Schefter confirmed that the account was hacked and that league commissioner Roger Goodell has not passed away.

https://twitter.com/AdamSchefter/status/740222122908209152

The original tweet was deleted after a few minutes, but now the hacker seems to have sent out more tweets.

The league's commissioner is alive and well, but its Twitter account seems to have been compromised.


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