The Chirp: NFL Opening Night Edition

NFL is back.

NFL. Is. Back.


The NFL returned on Thursday night, with the Patriots beginning their Super Bowl defense in prime time against the Steelers. As Opening Night unfolded, athletes from across the sports world took to Twitter to react:

Rockets forward Sam Dekker and (many, many, many) more on #NFLIsBack:


— Sam Dekker (@dekker) September 11, 2015

Football is back! #DLWarfieldDidThis

— Mohamed Massaquoi (@MJMassaquoi) September 11, 2015

My gawd @RobGronkowski… — Flash Gordon (@JOSH_GORDONXII) September 11, 2015

Carolina should have kept DeAngelo

— Mohamed Massaquoi (@MJMassaquoi) September 11, 2015

How good is football though #cantwaitforsunday— Griff Whalen (@GriffWhalen) September 11, 2015

Dodgers pitcher Brandon McCarthy on #HeadSetGate:

NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. and more on #FantasyLife:

Former NFL lineman Damien Woody and more on important questions:

#headsetgate??? — Sam Dekker (@dekker)September 11, 2015

And finally, PGA golfer Keegan Bradley on the most important question of all: