Tebow's Overtime Touchdown Pass Sets Sports-Tweet Record on Twitter

January 9, 2012 Updated Jan 9, 2012 at 6:57 PM EDT

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Tebow's Overtime Touchdown Pass Sets Sports-Tweet Record on Twitter

January 9, 2012 Updated Jan 9, 2012 at 6:57 PM EDT

According to Twitter, Tim Tebow's overtime touchdown pass that sent the Denver Broncos to a dramatic playoff victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday established a sports-Tweets-per-second record on the microblogging giant.

A Tweet by Twitter on Monday said Tebow's latest comeback victory resulted in 9,420 Tweets-per-second.

Read the Twitter Tweet HERE.