Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 8/30/13
Thursday night may or may not have been the last sighting of Tim Tebow in an NFL uniform but it is at least a strong possibility. The Patriots preseason finale against the Giants at Gillette Stadium — a 28-20 New England win — represented a last stand of sorts for Tebow and as he always seems to do he left a confounding impression. Tebow was underwhelming for most of the night but threw in a dash of promise — like a golfer who couldn’t make a par for 16 holes and birdied the last two. Tebow relieved Tom Brady’s backup Ryan Mallett (who started the game) in the second half and finished the game completing 6-of-11 passes for 81 yards with two touchdowns an interception and 30 rushing yards on six attempts. After looking shaky on his first three series failing to move the offense while being sacked four times Tebow gave the Patriots a 21-20 lead with a 52-yard scoring pass to Quentin Sims 2 minutes 34 seconds into the fourth quarter. That scoring pass proved to be the game-winner. ...
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