America Rooting for (and Betting on) Underdog TCU, According to Twitter Study

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(Panama City) - Geotagged Twitter data compiled over the last four days shows that more states are rooting for the TCU Horned Frogs to beat the Georgia Bulldogs in Monday’s CFP National Championship.


The website has been tracking fan hashtags in each state such as #GoFrogs (TCU) and #GoDawgs (Georgia), as well as popular hashtags such as #NattyFrogs and #DawgNation.

More than 110,000 tweets were tracked, and the results show that America loves an underdog.

State Breakdown

TCU – 28 states

Georgia – 22 states

As far as the betting public, currently 84% of the wagers and 69% of the money is on TCU, via BetOnline’s data. Georgia is a 12.5-point favorite in its quest to repeat as national champs.


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A semi-scientific Twitter study conducted recently shows which game each of America's 50 states believes should take home "Game of the Year" honors.

Since the nominees were announced, website has been collecting all of the tweets containing game titles with "game of the year" and #gameoftheyear or "will win game of the year" or "should win game of the year."

It ran those tweets (nearly 100,000 of them) through a geo-tracking program that showed which states each tweet came from.

Elden Ring with more than 25 states edged out God of War (18 states) for the top spot.

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