Social Media Dug Up Old Disturbing Ben DiNucci Tweets During His 1st NFL Start (TWEETS)

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When the Dallas Cowboys spent a seventh-round draft pick on quarterback Ben DiNucci from James Madison this spring, they had no clue that he would actually play in meaningful games during the season.

The Cowboys learned more about him in Week 7 when he unexpectedly was thrust into the lineup in the midst of an eventual 25-3 loss to the Washington Football Team.

On Sunday Night Football, he made his first start of his career against the Philadelphia Eagles.

In the midst of him playing on the field, social media began digging up old tweets from the Cowboys QB and some of them were funny, while others were quite cringeworthy: