Found January 30, 2013 on Bob's Blitz :
Former Jets general manager Mike Tannenbaum explained to Mike Francesa yesterday what the hell the team was thinking when they called Denver to inquire about acquiring Tim Tebow. Your browser does... Full story at Bob's Blitz ~ http://www.bobsblitz.com
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