NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The NFL’s Twitter account was reportedly hacked Tuesday and a tweet went out saying commissioner Roger Goodell had died.
ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported on the hack shortly after. CNN also reported the NFL had confirmed the hack.READ MORE: Glass Bottle Attack In Chelsea Station Just The Latest Incident As Subway Crime Increases
The hacker’s tweet, which was retweeted over 2,000 times, was quickly removed, but the hacker apparently still had access to the account and sent out another tweet in response.Civilian Complaint Review Board: Dozens Of NYPD Officers Should Be Disciplined For Misconduct During Black Lives Matter Protests Last YearReport: Feds May Allow Americans To Get Different COVID Booster Than Vaccine They First Received
CBS Sports NFL Insider Jason La Canfora said the league was already starting to investigate.