Originally posted on FOX Sports  |  Last updated 5/1/13
Anybody wondering why there is such antipathy about recently unemployed NFL quarterback Tim Tebow needs only to look at what happened to Jason Collins on Monday. His admission of "I'm a 34-year-old NBA center. I'm black. And I'm gay." unleashed a torrent of Biblically-annotated vile so ugly, so hateful from the good "Christians" of the Internet that I have to believe Jesus was somewhere saying "Keep my name out of your mouth." What does this have to do with Tebow? He is the willing face of Christianity in sports, and for many, this makes him a phony. They see Christians preaching love and forgiveness for themselves and their sins while dishing out hatred and ugliness for those who sin differently, and the hypocrisy turns them off. This is a big reason why many do not like Tebow and snark at his every failure; currently his search for an NFL job. This is not simply about talent. This is about his religious beliefs. Unfortunately for him, he has become the face of a religion many h...
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