‘It’s a scare tactic': Sports leagues take aim at highlight GIFs

by Ricardo Bilton
Call it GIFmageddon if you must. Twitter’s GIF takedown may have targeted just SBNation and Deadspin, but it’s likely to force every sports site to think twice before using Twitter to post clips of big games. Twitter suspended the high-profile accounts for a few hours after multiple copyright claims from the NFL, Big 12 and Southeastern Conference Sports, which said that the s ...Read the full article