Terrible franchise’s experiment with Tim Tebow ends predictably

posted at 5:21 pm on April 29, 2013 by Allahpundit

After drafting Geno Smith in the second round last week, they ended up with six quarterbacks — really — on the roster. The worst one had to go. Don’t think of it as the Jets losing a sixth-stringer, though. Think of it as arena football gaining a second-stringer.

How predictable was this? March 21, 2012:

In practice, what’ll happen is (a) as soon as Sanchez starts to play mediocre, and he will, Jets fans will torment him with “we want Tebow” chants and that’ll create tension; (2) Tebow will be miserable dealing with the famously nasty Jets locker room (the backbiting has already begun, believe it or not); and (3) the team will struggle offensively anyway because the wildcat is lame, especially now that it’s been four years since it came into vogue and pro defenses have better adapted to it.

They ended up 30th in the league in offense last year. The “we want Tebow” chants started three minutes into the first game. Another prediction from March 23 of last year:

Best-case scenario: A newly motivated Sanchez buckles down and finally learns how to complete a pass longer than six yards. Worst-case scenario: He crumbles under the pressure of Jets fans chanting “TE-BOW, TE-BOW” every time he misses a receiver and they end up platooning to the bitter end of a glorious 6-10 season.

Final 2012 record: 6-10. I blew it, though, on the platoon. Both Sanchez and Tebow were so terrible that Greg McElroy ended up getting a start late in the season.

Three options now for Tebow. One: Try to catch on with another team, even as a second-stringer, and hope the starter struggles. No one seems to want him, though. According to Rich Cimini, the Jets have spent months trying to trade him with no luck. The best place for him would probably be Jacksonville, where at least he’d have a hometown crowd, but the Jags don’t seem to want him either. Two: He could take the advice everyone’s been giving him for years and switch to another position, likely fullback. He’s resisted that at every turn; faced with the end of his career, maybe he’ll finally reconsider. Anyone need a failed QB turned something-else-to-stay-in-the-league? Three: He could hang it up and focus on faith-related work, like the charities his family has developed. That’s what’s made him a cultural phenomenon; he’ll end doing that eventually, whether 10 years from now or tomorrow. Why not start early?


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For all the incessant focus on his supposed inaccuracy, the guy has only been intercepted nine times in his career. His career interception percentage is better than half the league’s, and indeed much better in a typical league year.

Yeah, it would be great if he completed 60% of his passes rather than 48%. But you’re much better off with a guy with a lower percentage who as often as not doesn’t turn the ball over then a guy who completes a higher percentage but throws the key interception.

No, he’s not a top-tier QB. He’s probably not average for the NFL. But he’s much better than unusable.

Chuckles3 on April 29, 2013 at 7:05 PM

I’m a Jets fan. The franchise treated Tebow shabbily. Rex Ryan stayed with Sanchez as QB when he was completely ineffectual, and gave Tebow handful of snaps.

I hope he lands somewhere and does well. He’s been a class act all along.

Throat Wobbler Mangrove on April 29, 2013 at 5:48 PM

True. 99.9% of professional athletes would have blown up at what Tebow put up with. I wish him the best too.

slickwillie2001 on April 29, 2013 at 7:06 PM

Cindy Munford on April 29, 2013 at 7:00 PM

+ 100..But don’t give up..I think Tebow will get another chance..:)

Dire Straits on April 29, 2013 at 7:11 PM

By the time all is said and done, Tim Tebow will end up in a Bears uniform. Consider:

1) Marc Trestman has worked with Tebow and is on record saying that Tebow has what it takes to play QB in the NFL.

2) When Trestman was coach of the Montreal Alouettes, the Alouettes acquired Tim Tebow’s CFL rights.

3) Marc Trestman left the Alouettes to take the head coaching job of the Chicago Bears.

4) Trestman has hired Matt Cavanaugh as his QBs coach, who was Tebow’s QB coach in New York.

5) The Bears have very little at QB behind Jay Cutler: 33-year-old Josh McCown who was out of the NFL when the Bears signed him as a emergency QB back in 2011, and 2nd year man Matt Blanchard, who has spent most of his time in the NFL getting signed and cut from the Bears’ practice squad.

6) The Bears didn’t draft a QB this past week.

7) Jay Cutler is going into the last year of his contract since being traded to Chicago.

However,

8) The Bears have said they are not interested in Tim Tebow.

But then again few people seriously thought the Bears would hire a guy out of the CFL to be their next head coach (to be fair, it was close; they almost went with Bruce Arians).

I predict that sometime between now and the end of the 2014 season, Tebow will be on the Bears’ roster.

JimLennon on April 29, 2013 at 7:12 PM

Finally, if the Dog Killer can get a second chance, so should he.

itsspideyman on April 29, 2013 at 6:56 PM

Hear!..Hear!..:)

Dire Straits on April 29, 2013 at 7:13 PM

You guys all have it wrong.

Tebow needs to get into politics and run for office.

City Council or Mayor of a town in Florida.

Eventually, he’ll be running for Congress, Senate, Governor, and then…….

Prez.

He’s likeable and will be tough to corrupt.

He needs to …..LEAD!

KirknBurker on April 29, 2013 at 7:17 PM

Hey AllahPundit, he beat your beloved Steelers in the playoffs last year. So shut up.

WannabeAnglican on April 29, 2013 at 7:43 PM

I watched Tebow for four years at Florida. He seemed accurate enough in college. While I agree “college is different,” I have a hard time believing there was nothing “there” to work with.

I’d love to see him sign with someone who’s going to spend the time working with him. IMO, that process stopped when McDaniel was fired in Denver – IMO, neither John Fox nor John Elway ever wanted anything to do with him. Yes, Denver signing Manning made a world of sense, from their perspective – but (IMO) they would’ve signed someone else if Manning had gone elsewhere or retired.

As for the Jets …. sorry, however bad anyone might think Tim’s QB skills are, the Jets organization is worse. Those guys have no clue whatsoever – bring Tim in, talk about how you’re going to use him and then never do it? Continue to tell people you have a “plan” – and then never get around to it?

It was clear the Jets wanted nothing to do with Tim when Sanchez got benched. Why didn’t you play Tim?

If he’d played and played poorly, then you’d have every reason to get rid of him after the season – “We tried, it didn’t work out, we wish Tim well ….”

The didn’t play Tim because if he succeeded, then they’d really be stuck – Sanchez plays lousy and the QB they don’t want plays well …. and then they want to get rid of him regardless?

Bah – the Jets are such a mess. The only thing fault I can find in Tim is going there in the first place. But then he’s always been optimistic.

BD57 on April 29, 2013 at 7:43 PM

I’ve always thought he should switch from QB in the pros. Lots of successful guys in the NFL have done that.

ladyingray on April 29, 2013 at 7:45 PM

Tebow was never given a fair chance, and he was a bad fit for the Jets anyway. He’s been done dirty, quite frankly, but he’s not the first, and won’t be the last.

It looks like he has some other places he can go along with Arena and CFL. I hope he’s picked up by someone and given a chance to develop into what he could be.

Quartermaster on April 29, 2013 at 7:45 PM

Tebow reminds me of another quarterback the NFL shafted, Doug Flutie. Now Flutie had more talent than Tebow but everyone claimed he was “too short” to play the game and after watching for 2 to 3 quarters tall defensive linemen coming in, arms in the air, batting down his passes, you could think they were right. Flutie, however, had a knack of being able to win a game and proved capable of it in Buffalo. There was no stupider move than benching Flutie for Rob Johnson in that Tennessee playoff game, but the coach did. Flutie would have won that game but, rather than give him a shot, they blew it.

Tebow is a work in progress and, with the right coach, could do some excellent things in the NFL. The one thing he’s proven in college and in the pros is he can win. He won in Denver, but Elway, seeing some obvious flaws, decided he couldn’t sit through any more games waiting for Tebow to pull it out and opted for Peyton Manning. The Jets took him for some unknown reason. I’m still trying to figure out who wanted him, but they never found a way to utilize his talent, and he does have talent.

I’d love to see New England pick him up and find a way to utilize that talent. Belichek has a way of getting the most out of players no one else wants and I’d bet he could find a way to make the Jets pay for their treatment of Tebow. We’ll see.

bflat879 on April 29, 2013 at 7:46 PM

Hey if a marriage can have two dudes, why can’t an offensive line have six quarterbacks?

Nutstuyu on April 29, 2013 at 7:49 PM

Hey AllahPundit, he beat your beloved Steelers in the playoffs last year. So shut up.

WannabeAnglican on April 29, 2013 at 7:43 PM

Really? That’s it?

Ok, now this post makes some sort of sense…….

itsspideyman on April 29, 2013 at 7:55 PM

Why do AP and the NFL hate Christians?

jnelchef on April 29, 2013 at 7:57 PM

I’d love to see New England pick him up and find a way to utilize that talent. Belichek has a way of getting the most out of players no one else wants and I’d bet he could find a way to make the Jets pay for their treatment of Tebow. We’ll see.

bflat879 on April 29, 2013 at 7:46 PM

I’ll say right now that I have no love for New England, but if there is any coach and any franchise that has shown how to maximize its talent, it’s the Pats.

Yeah, I’ll cheer for the Pats with Tebow there.

itsspideyman on April 29, 2013 at 7:57 PM

Obviously Allahpundit is being so insulting to Timmy because he wants to ratchet up the comment count.
(more comments = more money for HotAir)

Taking over a 1-4 team & leading them to the second round of the playoffs is a failure?

It’s not Tebow’s fault the Jets were too incompetent to find a way to use him.

itsnotaboutme on April 29, 2013 at 7:59 PM

Erich66 on April 29, 2013 at 5:46 PM

I will never understand why the Broncos paid so much for Peyton Manning and why the sports media praised the acquision so much.

Peyton Manning is a dome quarterback with a losing playoff record playing in one of the country’s coldest and snowiest cities come playoff time. The best the Broncos can hope for is a “wild card” birth with road games in places like Houston, Indianapolis, San Diego and Miami.

bw222 on April 29, 2013 at 7:59 PM

Why do AP and the NFL hate Christians?

jnelchef on April 29, 2013 at 7:57 PM

AP hates Christianity, not necessarily Christians.

The NFL? They’re libs.

itsnotaboutme on April 29, 2013 at 8:00 PM

If he improves his passing game he could make that top tier.

dentarthurdent on April 29, 2013 at 6:15 PM

Give him a chance and we’ll see, no? You’re already writing him off, …

Richard Romano on April 29, 2013 at 6:34 PM

I don’t see how what I said is writing him off. He’s an ok QB, but with better passing skills could be much better – and he COULD be a a top tier QB – he just isn’t yet.

dentarthurdent on April 29, 2013 at 8:04 PM

It’s the Jets. None of this matters.

trigon on April 29, 2013 at 8:04 PM

itsnotaboutme on April 29, 2013 at 7:59 PM

Base on thread count, he should have suggested that he was gay.

Cindy Munford on April 29, 2013 at 8:05 PM

WannabeAnglican on April 29, 2013 at 7:43 PM

Ed is the Steeler’s fan, unfortunately for Allah, he’s a fan of the Jets. And he knew and said from the start that Tim was too nice a guy for the Jets and deserved better.

Cindy Munford on April 29, 2013 at 8:06 PM

As a Broncos fan I can say this is not surprising.

Tim never got off the bench in NY probably because he couldn’t show in practice that he was ready.
Honestly I don’t get the groupie mentality surrounding this man, prayer circles are common in the NFL. Listening to the Tim fans, one would think that he was some sort of Daniel in the Lions Den

notalemon on April 29, 2013 at 8:27 PM

He wasn’t given the chance to see if he was good enought Allah.

Let’s analyse this: the Jets bring in a hugely popular, championship caliber player (who took his former team to your division title game the year before you signed him) that you find controversial for being part of a group that advocates religious values hostile to the secular world, and bring him to the toughest media market in the nation with the meanest media personel and vocal fans who will turn on a player for the fun of it, sit him behind a quarterback who has rumors of engaging in sexual behaviors of the type that religious group has problems with, and even though he wins your teams second string QB position, you pass him over in favor of your solid but unspectacular third stringer?

If he won the second string position, and was passed over for the third string when Sanchez was benched, what does that say? Either the coaches didn’t have confidence in their choices (thats a bad on the coaches) or there was another reason Tebow was brought on to the team. Given the league and the media didn’t like his outspoken religious nature, want to bet he was brought on board to silence him? Sit him behind Sanchez, who, had he been successful, would have eclipsed Tebow’s popularity in that market and thus not even been mentioned by the national media?

It was the fact that Sanchez stunk up the stadium that exposed this. Now it cannot be hidden; the NFL doesn’t mind Christians as long as they aren’t too popular or vocal. Other Christians have been popular players, but not to the level Tebow has achieved.

When Robert Griffin III, also an outspoken Christian, starts to become popular, the NFL and media panics that we have a “new” Tebow and we get the warning shot across the bow – he’s “not Black”, not “one of us”.

Only that went too far and backfired. http://www.wjla.com/articles/2

The logical conclusion? Tebow was blacklisted and ran out of the League because of his Christian beliefs, and the League is now hostile to Christians who reach a certain level of popularity that they will try ANYTHING to stop it from happening again.

Tom Bryant
BA Philosophy – Clemson Univ.
MA Religious Studies – Univ. of South Florida

papabryant on April 29, 2013 at 8:34 PM

It is better to make him go away than let him shine.

Too bad.

archer52 on April 29, 2013 at 6:19 PM

Actually, I think the plan was to enjoy humiliating him, and THEN making him go away.

bofh on April 29, 2013 at 8:39 PM

Nothing but excuses.
riddick on April 29, 2013 at 6:31 PM

Not at all. It’s a team sport and there are a lot of factors involved in winning games. Tebow did some good things, some say miraculous – in SOME games – and not so much in others. As I’ve said in other posts, he has some of the skills to be a great QB, more likely a great TE or RB. But he has just not gotten there yet in the NFL. Given the chance with the right team, and his willingness to set aside his ego – he COULD be great. He just hasn’t proven it yet.

dentarthurdent on April 29, 2013 at 8:44 PM

I’ve got plenty of sympathy for the guy and wish him well, but it really is his fault for not going to the Jags after Denver in the first place. At least he’ll always have that one play off game. The search for the next white Jamarcus Russell begins anew.

lol

abobo on April 29, 2013 at 8:57 PM

Titans… Come on. We want Tebow!!

Signed,

pannw and son

pannw on April 29, 2013 at 9:05 PM

This is why baseball is the by far the better sport. Baseball front offices are not concerned about orthodoxy the way football is. They only ask can you win. They don’t care if you throw 80 MPH or 101 MPH they only care about outs. Hell, knuckleballers are valued even higher, they may not be orthodox pitchers, but they eat up innnings. Guys that can play multiple postions are of high value too. Oh yeah, and they have drug testing now… NFL sucks.

OliverB on April 29, 2013 at 9:19 PM

Hey AllahPundit, he beat your beloved Steelers in the playoffs last year. So shut up.

WannabeAnglican on April 29, 2013 at 7:43 PM

This! So much this!!

Broncos with Tebow as the starter, 1 for 1 playoff appearances with a win. Broncos since…0 playoff wins–>But hey, they sure did throw a pretty spiral while losing huh?

Sincerely,

A Bronco fan since I was 4…many years ago.

P.S. I predict a 12-4 season with a loss in their first playoff game this season.

airmonkey on April 29, 2013 at 9:25 PM

The search for the next white Jamarcus Russell begins anew.

lol

abobo on April 29, 2013 at 8:57 PM

Jamarcus couldn’t find a win if the other team didn’t make the game…Tebow has a 60%+ win rate…not the same.

airmonkey on April 29, 2013 at 9:28 PM

AP, how many snaps have you taken in the NFL?

My cousin had a 14 year career in the NFL and a Super Bowl MVP, and he was not the athlete Tim Tebow is.

So tell me again what happened to the Broncos this year with a Hall of Fame bound quarterback with a decade+ experience. I know, it was a a fluke that Tebow took them to the playoffs last season. Any old rookie could do that.

Tebow got a raw deal. Baggage notwithstanding, he deserves an NFL shot. But no one wants Saint Tim. They’d rather have a rapist or a dog abuser or a dope addict or an alcoholic. Less publicity. The anti-Christ media will give them a pass, but they made sure Tebow didn’t get one.

They did it to Romney, Palin, Tebow, anyone who stands up. That’s what the owners don’t want to get into.

eaglesdontflock on April 29, 2013 at 9:29 PM

Titans… Come on. We want Tebow!!

Signed,

pannw and son

pannw on April 29, 2013 at 9:05 PM

Yep, I was thinking the same thing.

ddrintn on April 29, 2013 at 9:38 PM

The logical conclusion? Tebow was blacklisted and ran out of the League because of his Christian beliefs, and the League is now hostile to Christians who reach a certain level of popularity that they will try ANYTHING to stop it from happening again.

Tom Bryant
BA Philosophy – Clemson Univ.
MA Religious Studies – Univ. of South Florida

papabryant on April 29, 2013 at 8:34 PM

No way the Jets use a roster spot just to shelve a player because of his religion. That’s just silly. Ryan was on the hot seat and he was trying to win the games anyway he could by putting the best personnel on the field. Tebow never convinced Ryan that he was the guy to do it.

Captain Kirock on April 29, 2013 at 10:02 PM

The Jags owner is a Muslim. Imagine how that would look back home.

eaglesdontflock on April 29, 2013 at 10:14 PM

Tim never got off the bench in NY probably because he couldn’t show in practice that he was ready.
notalemon on April 29, 2013 at 8:27 PM

You obviously know not much about Jets and just posting because you can.

I can throw better than Sanchez. I hated Jets for picking Sanchez in draft and nothing since has convinced me he is able to play in NFL. Funny that it took so many years for other Jets fans to see the ight and finally admit the mistake. The guy has an OK arm, but his thinking ability is at high school level, at best, and his record of throwing gift balls to defense at most inopportune times proves it. He has been nothing but a disaster for Jets, but then again, I place the blame squarely at their feet for making the pick and then trying to prove the unprovable. Stupid is as stupid does.

Tebow not being played by Jets is not his fault, its ONLY the fault of Jets from the owner all the way down to coaches. Asking Sparano to run your offense when his record at Miami clearly indicated he can barely find the way to the stadium was criminal. Asking that same Sparano to utilize Tebow was way beyond criminal.

So, no, Tebow had nothing to do with anything not being played by Jets. Its Jets, all day long.

Why I am a fan for more than 30 years now is still a mystery to me, they always find a way to make us fans sufffer.

riddick on April 29, 2013 at 10:29 PM

eaglesdontflock on April 29, 2013 at 10:14 PM

The funny thing is that he’s more open to Tebow than the coach.

Cindy Munford on April 29, 2013 at 10:30 PM

I really just don’t get the whole “Tebow is terrible” meme that the media is determined to inflict on us.

Yeah, he’s so terrible that he won the Heisman Trophy, and led his college team to two national championships.

In the NFL, he led the Broncos (who had been terrible for years) to the playoffs in his rookie season, and then won a playoff game against the highly favored Steelers.

His reward for that playoff win was… getting traded to the awful Jets… who gave him, what, about fifteen, thirty, forty-five seconds of actual playing time, before deciding that he just can’t play in the big leagues?

I know I’m glossing over a few things, but, really, what exactly explains the “Tebow Hate” phenomenon?

Hayabusa on April 29, 2013 at 10:33 PM

Broncos with Tebow as the starter, 1 for 1 playoff appearances with a win.
airmonkey on April 29, 2013 at 9:25 PM

Actually that’s 1 for 2 in playoff appearances. They got whipped by the Patriots in game 2.
If Tebow gets the credit for the first playoff win, above and beyond the rest of the team, then he gets the blame for the meltdown against the Patriots.
My wife predicted Manning would have a career ending injury by game 3 last year, but it didn’t happen. I wasn’t so sure either way.
I think this year could be a good one.

dentarthurdent on April 29, 2013 at 10:33 PM

Bottom line in the NFL: If you do not fit the mold, the profile the moneyball computer spits out, you either have a small chance, or no chance at all.

Want proof? Remember Charlie Ward? Another Heisman Trophy winner. An amazing college QB for Bobby Bowden. Not one team wanted to spend a draft pick on him. In Charlie’s case, there was more money in the NBA anyway.

etaoinshrdlu on April 29, 2013 at 11:31 PM

dentarthurdent on April 29, 2013 at 10:33 PM

That’s true. And Sanchez is 4-2 as a starter in the playoffs, with all his victories coming on the road.

Captain Kirock on April 29, 2013 at 11:51 PM

Pity for Tebow. Colin Kaepernick proved that QB option is an effective style of play IF you can increase passing Success… and Steve Young said that after working with Tebow, this year that Tebow’s throing style has improved.

Unfortunately he made the decision to go to the Jersey Swamp, He would have been better off staying in Denveras backup to learn from Payton.

Jones Zemkophill on April 30, 2013 at 12:13 AM

No way the Jets use a roster spot just to shelve a player because of his religion. That’s just silly.

@Captain Kirock This wasn’t the Jets call – it was the League. THe Jets are the toughest place to get traction for a player. The team God’s gift to the unwashed masses. It was the perfect setup to make a player disappear.

Only with Sanchez performing so badly it all backfired. The decision to start McElroy tipped the plot off – no way were they, the Jets OR the League front office, going to give Tebow a CHANCE to do what he did in Denver! Let him have a chance to become a star in the biggest media marketplace in the League? C’mon!

But they didn’t amend their plan after the Sanchez fiasco; they planned to quietly let Tebow go if Sanchez had been successful, no more fuss…. They had no plan B, because they never anticipated Sanchez would melt down the way he did. That is why Tebow’s exit is so awkward; it showcases the blacklisting rather than hides it, the way it would have hid things if Sanchez had played well.

Tom Bryant
BA Philosophy – Clemson Univ.
MA Religious Studies – Univ. of South Florida

papabryant on April 30, 2013 at 7:31 AM

It ate part of my post!!!

After the first sentence it should say:

The League placed Tebow in its toughest market, as a backup, among fans who are notoriously harsh and a media that thinks its God’s gift to the unwashed masses.

papabryant on April 30, 2013 at 7:35 AM

The logical conclusion? Tebow was blacklisted and ran out of the League because of his Christian beliefs, and the League is now hostile to Christians who reach a certain level of popularity that they will try ANYTHING to stop it from happening again.

papabryant on April 29, 2013 at 8:34 PM

That’s just absolutely ridiculous…and makes no sense whatsoever.

JetBoy on April 30, 2013 at 7:39 AM

So tell me again what happened to the Broncos this year with a Hall of Fame bound quarterback with a decade+ experience.

Ah, so it was Peyton Manning that blew the coverage on Jacoby Jones which forced overtime. I knew it all along!!!

Using Tebow fan’s logic, they’d rather have Mark Sanchez (4-2 in playoffs) at QB rather than Andrew Luck or RGIII (0-1 each).

SaveFarris on April 30, 2013 at 8:28 AM

You won’t have Tim Tebow to kick around anymore.

Chris of Rights on April 30, 2013 at 8:39 AM

Using Tebow fan’s logic, they’d rather have Mark Sanchez (4-2 in playoffs) at QB rather than Andrew Luck or RGIII (0-1 each).

SaveFarris on April 30, 2013 at 8:28 AM

Possibly. Terry Bradshaw threw two more interceptions in his career than touchdown passes. He was really a mediocre QB at best, held up by a couple of world class receivers, and assisted by a suffocating defense. He was as mobile as a statue of Bear Bryant and not particularly good at reading coverages.

But I bet Steeler fans are pretty happy about those four Lombardi Trophies.

Just win, baby.

Chris of Rights on April 30, 2013 at 8:43 AM

You won’t have Tim Tebow to kick around stick on the bench anymore.

Chris of Rights on April 30, 2013 at 8:39 AM

Fixed.

heh, reminds me of THIS display one of the sporting goods stores near the city put up…Modell’s or Bob’s or Dick’s, can’t remember off hand…and was told to take down.

JetBoy on April 30, 2013 at 9:14 AM

CFL

OxyCon on April 30, 2013 at 12:18 PM

Hey AllahPundit, he beat your beloved Steelers in the playoffs last year. So shut up.
WannabeAnglican on April 29, 2013 at 7:43 PM

Had to” retweet” that one…

MechEng5by5 on April 30, 2013 at 3:19 PM

Just a quick note to get the facts straight. Tebow won 1 national championship as QB for Florida. In the 2007 BCS Championship game Chris Leak was starting QB, MVP, 25 of 36 passing, while Tebow was 1 of 1. I would also point out they both were throwing balls to Percy Harvin who was to 2 in NFL in YAC (yards after catch) last year and averaged almost 9.5 yds a carry in college. Both Tebow and Leak had inflated passing stats due to 0-5 yard passes turned into huge gains by Harvin. If Tebow could find a similar offense to play in the NFL he could be a success, a screen team.

Problem is very few teams run a heavy screen game much today, they all want deep first progressions.

Fits- Philly they are (were) a huge and best screen team.

Tim’s options are limited unless he can find a team willing to let him develop for a few years.

NextGen on April 30, 2013 at 5:37 PM

SaveFarris on April 30, 2013 at 8:28 AM

So the blown coverage is the only reason the Broncos aren’t Super Bowl Champs.. OK.. I didn’t realize Manning was a rookie QB.

Tebow was blacklisted. If you can’t entertain that thought, look at it in the context of the most important news of the week so far. I am a gay basketball/football player. The President endorses my lifestyle. Criticize my lifestyle at your peril, as in == end of career.

Tebow has the one quality that can’t be practiced, faked or coached. It works even when you have average skills. It compensates for weaknesses. It wins. Leadership.

eaglesdontflock on April 30, 2013 at 5:40 PM

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