Just a few years ago the only experience you could have with a professional athlete was watching them on television or reading about them on the interwebs. Now we have Twitter, YouTube and I feel like we know our athletes better than ever. But that's not enough for Chris Cooley.â†µ
The Redskins star is a co-founder of a new social media platform called SportsBUZZ that serves to get you closer to your favorite athletes than ever before; from a press release announcing its arrival:â†µ
Through its unique multi-media platform, professional athletes can now communicate directly with fans via text, picture, audio and video messages. The end result is an exclusive ‘members-only’ community in which athletes and fans can interact in ways never before possible with athlete websites or traditional social media programs.â†µ
Check out www.sportsbuzz.com for more info.