The Year's Best Sports on Twitter

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Sports Shorty Award Winner

As determined by the Real-Time Academy.

Winner

New Orleans Saints

New Orleans Saints

Official New Orleans Saints Twitter. 2011 Shorty Awards winner for Best Sports Twitter Account

Sports Shorty Award Leaders

1st

Empire of the Kop

Empire of the Kop

Liverpool F.C. updates from a 100% dedicated supporter (Antoine Zammit) who is Red to the bone. You'll Never Tweet Alone, Twitter never sleeps.
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2nd

Arthur Muhlenberg

Arthur Muhlenberg

O Flamengão Fuderosão em 140 caracteres.
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3rd

Mister Chip (Alexis)

Mister Chip (Alexis)

RadioEstadio, Fuera de Juego, Diario AS, Al Primer Toque, Onda Cero, ESPN. Los secretos y la magia del fútbol... Al descubierto!!! El 2010 fue un año glorioso!!
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4th

barcastuff

barcastuff

FC Barcelona. Searching a bit of news. Tweeting the games. Around the clock.
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5th

Opta Sports

Opta Sports

1 - The official Twitter page for Opta Sports' football coverage. Illuminating.
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6th

New Orleans Saints

New Orleans Saints

Official New Orleans Saints Twitter. 2011 Shorty Awards winner for Best Sports Twitter Account
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7th

NHL

NHL

The National Hockey League. Check out our fan lists by team here: http://bit.ly/myfaveNHLteam http://www.facebook.com/nhl http://www.foursquare.com/nhl
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8th

Kevin Pearce

Kevin Pearce

Recovering tbi survivor, pro snowboarder, and your frend
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9th

Botafogo News

Botafogo News

Interatividade, notícias, narrações, diagnósticos, humor, dicas... Tudo sobre o Botafogo junto e misturado. O canal de informação do torcedor alvinegro!
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10th

Grand Prix Diary

Grand Prix Diary

Chief tea boy at http://grandprixdiary.com !
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11th

Liam Payne

Liam Payne

I am 1/5 of One Direction. Follow us @onedirection
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12th

JRSportBrief

JRSportBrief

I'm a sports fanatic, but please believe I know how to read a book!
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13th

Team Lotus

Team Lotus

We're a lean, green, racing machine!
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14th

MarussiaVirginRacing

MarussiaVirginRacing

The Official Marussia Virgin Racing F1 Team on Twitter.
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15th

16th

Flamengo

Flamengo

Twitter oficial do Clube de Regatas do Flamengo. Mantido pela equipe do site oficial (FlaMarketing)
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17th

Shawn Michaels

Shawn Michaels

This is the official Twitter for the real Shawn Michaels. Be sure to follow for my latest news....
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18th

The Miami HEAT

The Miami HEAT

Official Miami HEAT Twitterfeed - News, Schedule, Players, Stats, Video
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19th

New York Jets

New York Jets

This is the official New York Jets Twitter, here to talk Jets football w our fans. J-E-T-S JETS! JETS! JETS! Contributors: Randy Lange (#RL) & Eric Allen (#EA).
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20th

Tom Daley

Tom Daley

I'm not a swimmer! I'm a diver!!! Haha
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