Twenty years ago it was not nearly as tough on professional athletes as it is now. Back then they just had to deal with negative comments from fans at games or in the media. Now anyone who wants to can share their opinion of a player thanks to social media.
It seems that Cowboys wide receiver Cole Beasley recently had a little trouble dealing with the haters on Twitter:
1 fumble in 3 yrs and it's funny how quick the haters come out the woodwork. #7-3 #yallkeepwatchinfromthecouch— Cole Beasley (@Bease11) November 9, 2014
@massot15 eat a dick— Cole Beasley (@Bease11) November 9, 2014