(CNN)--Twitter's live stream of its first NFL Thursday night football game was a hit with fans.
The game between the Jets and Bills was widely praised on twitter by viewers but TV viewership was still the greatest.
During an average minute of the game over 15 million people watching on CBS and the NFL Network.
About 243-thousand Twitter users checked in.
Then NFL made the deal with Twitter in hopes of attracting viewers who may not have cable or who use social media regularly and value mobility.
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