The word in New England on Tuesday was “Tebow.” The next day it was all about “spirituality.” Coincidence? Not at all.
If the Patriots training camp turns into the Tebowmania circus that swallowed up Jets camp last year, lay the blame squarely on the media this time.
The closest Tebow came to shedding light on what he might do next was when he repeated one of his favorite sayings: “I don’t know what the future holds, but at the end of the day I know who holds my future.”
In Yahoo! Sports report titled “Tim Tebow blackballed by NFL teams because of cult-like following, media frenzy,” sportswriter Michael Silver explored the perceived toxicity of Tebowmania.
Tebow was a hybrid of player, prayer and a flashpoint of a complex, spiritual movement. His kneeling refrain doubled as an emblem of optimism. And he has just been released by the Jets, for reasons that only they understand.
Why would anyone care what a dozen losers think about a winner? We don’t know who they are, but I do know that they aren’t half the men that Tebow is.
One word has surfaced again and again since the Jets’ acquisition of backup quarterback Tim Tebow: Distraction.
With just five carries for 11 yards and no passing attempts, Tim Tebow didn’t do much on the field Sunday. But according to NFL.com’s weekly power rankings, the rising New York Jets are now the New York “Tebow.”
Tebowmania takes off on Sunday as Tim Tebow will make his Jets’ regular season debut on Sunday.
“`Wow. How did this happen?’ Those were words that came out of his mouth,” Holmes told reporters on Wednesday.
Craig got into character(s) and mocked the manner in which ESPN has ‘covered’ the circus that has become, Tim Tebow and the Jets
The most important call of Tim Tebow’s day comes far away from the huddle. It’s usually sometime at night, when football is the furthest thing on the Jets backup quarterback’s mind.
Cortland, New York has suddenly become Tebow Town, USA.
Tim Tebow excelled in the Wildcat offense at Jets’ camp on Thursday, scoring three touchdowns.
Tim Tebow had another shaky day at practice on Wednesday as he was intercepted