12/31/2012 05:35 pm ET

Best Athlete Tweets Of The Week: Blake Griffin, Dirk Nowitzki, Arian Foster Sound Off (December 23-28)

Many athletes sent best wishes across the Twitter universe as they celebrated Christmas with their families this week. Though some of them were caught being nice, others were better suited for the naughty list. But as the new year inched closer, even Santa seemed ready to back out of the spotlight until next winter.

The plight of a certain New York Jets quarterback was a hot topic this week, and the pageantry of Bowl season continued to march on. Of course, many personalities had plenty to say about the knee-jerk firing of Brooklyn Nets coach Avery Johnson on Thursday -- though some seemed to handle it better than others.

As always, we've scoured our timeline to bring you what we believe to be the most ridiculous tweets that the sporting world has to offer. Take a look below, and let us know who had the funniest tweet in the comments below.



Athlete Tweets - 12/23 - 12/28