Tebow: Playing position other than QB 'wasn't in my heart'

The New York Mets have given Tim Tebow an opportunity to pursue a career in professional baseball, but some believe the former Florida Gators star would still be kicking around the NFL if he was willing to play a position other than quarterback. It doesn’t really matter, because Tebow simply had no desire to do it. In an appearance on “The Dan Patrick Show” Thursday, Tebow...
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Tim Tebow receives contract offer from independent league team

Tim Tebow has received another offer to play professional baseball, although this one is much less serious than his previous offer. The Bridgeport Bluefish of the Atlantic League offered Tebow a baseball contract on Wednesday. “The Bluefish welcome Tim with open arms,” said Bluefish General Manager Jamie Toole. “The Atlantic League is all about giving players opportunity...
Via Larry Brown Sports
August 31, 2016  |  Discuss

Buccaneers ‘begged’ Tim Tebow to play H-back for them

Before Tim Tebow was trying to make it in Major League Baseball, he was an NFL quarterback. Had the former Florida Gators star been willing to change positions, he might still be playing professional football. There have been rumors that several NFL teams tried to convince Tebow, who has always been considered a tremendous athlete, to transition from a quarterback to an H-back....
Via Larry Brown Sports
August 30, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Footage surfaces from Tim Tebow’s baseball workout

Tim Tebow’s much ballyhooed baseball workout was held Tuesday, and reporters and the like in attendance have taken to Twitter to document how things were going as it happened. Tim Tebow draws a crowd. — Jon Morosi (@jonmorosi) August 30, 2016 At least 40 scouts from approximately 20 MLB organizations — along with an estimated 50 members of the...
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August 30, 2016  |  Discuss

Tim Tebow wowed former MLB closer during hitting session

Despite a high level of skepticism about Tim Tebow pursuing professional baseball, former MLB closer David Aardsma now has a different take. Tebow met up with Aardsma for the second time on Thursday, a week after their first training session together, per Anthony McCarron of the New York Daily News. After an extended session in which Tebow took at-bats against Aardsma, who pitched...
Via Sportsnaut
August 26, 2016  |  Discuss

Scout: Tim Tebow has ‘no shot’ of making it in baseball

At least 20 MLB teams are expected to take a look at Tim Tebow’s baseball prospects at the former NFL quarterback’s workout next week, but some scouts is confident nothing will come of it. Katie Strang of spoke with three pro baseball scouts on Wednesday, and all three “expressed serious doubt” that Tebow can play at the major league level. One took it a step further...
Via Larry Brown Sports
August 25, 2016  |  Discuss

What Tim Tebow’s baseball past says about MLB hopes

Tim Tebow has been aiming high his entire life. But this might be his most ambitious goal yet. The 29-year-old will take the field on Aug. 30 not as a quarterback but as a baseball player, holding a workout for reportedly more than 20 Major League Baseball teams — including the Boston Red Sox — in an attempt to kick-start a career on the diamond. It’s a dramatic career...
August 25, 2016  |  Discuss

Eight NFL quarterbacks who are worse than Tim Tebow

Free agent quarterback Tim Tebow recently said he would consider an opportunity to return to the NFL if an invitation was extended. His devoted fans can only hope this opportunity presents itself. Tebow was last given a chance in the NFL by the Philadelphia Eagles in 2015. During the preseason, he scored two touchdowns and threw one interception in a somewhat impressive effort...
Via Sportsnaut
July 31, 2016  |  Discuss

Tim Tebow: ‘I’m in the best shape I’ve ever been in’

What would the training camp part of the year be in the NFL without hearing about how free agent quarterback Tim Tebow could still contribute to a team? Tebow has not played in a regular season game since 2012 when he was with the New York Jets. However, he spent a significant part of last summer trying to make the Philadelphia Eagles final roster. Since his release last August...
Via Sportsnaut
July 28, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Tim Tebow works out for the Eagles

By Vincent Frank According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the Philadelphia Eagles are working out former first-round pick Tim Tebow on Monday. Tebow, who has been out of the league since 2013, is apparently in the midst of a comeback attempt. It was reported earlier this month that he was considering attending the first ever veteran combine in Arizona later in March. Tebow, 27, has...
Via Sportsnaut
March 16, 2015  |  Discuss

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