Shermometer

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Richard Sherman celebrates after tipping the ball to Malcolm Smith for an interception during the NFC Championship game on January 19, 2014. Photo: Jonathan Ferrey / Getty Images
Love him or hate him, Richard Sherman’s got sports fans and pundits talking. Since his game-winning tip on January 19th, we’ve been monitoring Twitter for mentions of Sherm and mining the sentiment of those tweets. We’ve used that data to create the Shermometer, a day by day measurement of how the world feels about Richard Sherman as we head toward the big game. Click a bird above the timeline to see that day’s tweet from a hater, a believer or @RSherman_25 himself.