Most-hated NFL team among fans in Michigan is a no-brainer

Professional sports can be extremely polarizing, especially amongst fans who have been raised generation to generation to love one team and hate another.

According study of posts on Twitter through the preseason, the most hated NFL team in the state of Michigan is none other than the division rival Green Bay Packers.

The study was complied by based on over 400,000 Twitter posts that were tracked for specific phrases. Meanwhile, the study reveals that the most hated team in the country is none other than “America’s Team” itself, the Dallas Cowboys.

Per the study, the most hated NFL teams by state are:

Dallas Cowboys: 8 states

Tampa Bay Buccaneers: 6 states

Green Bay Packers: 6 states

Las Vegas Raiders: 5 states

Philadelphia Eagles: 4 states

New York Jets: 4 states

San Francisco 49ers: 3 states

Los Angeles Rams: 3 states

Seattle Seahawks: 2 states

Pittsburgh Steelers: 2 states

Baltimore Ravens: 2 states

New England Patriots: 2 states

Los Angeles Chargers: 1 state

Kansas City Chiefs: 1 state

Chicago Bears: 1 state

Written by Michael Whitaker

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