Originally posted on FOX Sports  |  Last updated 1/12/13
The Denver Broncos just can't escape the shadow of Tim Tebow. Minutes after the Baltimore Ravens upset the Broncos 38-35 in double overtime Saturday to eliminate Denver from the playoffs, Tebow's brother Peter -- who currently lives in Denver -- celebrated the Broncos' defeat on Twitter. The Broncos have a complicated history with Tim Tebow. They drafted him in the first round of the 2010 NFL Draft, and Tebow led them to a playoff upset of the Pittsburgh Steelers with an 80-yard game-winning touchdown pass to Demaryius Thomas in his second season. Despite that success, the Broncos pursued and eventually signed prized free agent quarterback Peyton Manning in the offseason and traded Tebow to the New York Jets. Tebow suffered through a season with more off-field controversy than on-field production in New York, completing just six passes for 39 yards and averaging 3.2 yards per carry. After such a rough year, Peter Tebow's tweet seems to confirm there are some lingering hard feelings between the Tebow family and the Broncos organization.
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