An awesome grpahic posted over at Cartodb.com tracked Twitter mentions of the Patriots and Seahawks last night and it really shows how much activity surged during touchdowns and other important moments.
Here, for example, are mentions of the Seahawks blowing up right at their first touchdown.
Similarly, we see mentions of the Patriots light up the board right after their go-ahead touchdown in the fourth quarter.
And then when Patroits cornerback Malcolm Butler sealed the game with an interception in the end zone, all hell broke loose.
For comparison’s sake, here’s what Super Bowl-related Twitter activity looked like during comparative downtime.
Be sure to watch the whole graphic in action by clicking the source link below.