Official Vikings Twitter Account Deletes Tweet to #BeatTheBrowns During NFL’s Celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month

Sep 23, 2013
4:24 PM

As reported by in Minneapolis, the NFL’s Minnesota Vikings got into a little Twitter trouble when it originally tweeted this before it’s game against the Cleveland Browns yesterday:

We are celebrating National Hispanic Heritage Month at today’s game.#BeatTheBrowns
— Minnesota Vikings (@Vikings) September 22, 2013

The tweet has since been deleted and was replaced with a safer tweet:

However, you knew that some people online would call out the Vikings for the unfortunate tweet:

The NFL has been celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month at all its games, although some of the reactions have been less than stellar.