Originally written on The Victory Formation  |  Last updated 11/17/14

There were plenty of players on the New York Jets that were willing to speak anonymously about Tim Tebow this past season, but none of those willing to be accountable to their negative assessment of their lightning rod of a teammate. But defensive end Mike DeVito isn’t afraid to attach his name to what he believes about Tebow, and it appear to contradict the message we have been hearing from the Jets organization in regards to the backup QB’s ability to help win games. While speaking with WFAN in New York, DeVito lamented about Tebow not getting an opportunity to do what he did while he was in Denver the previous season. “I would have liked to see him get a chance,” DeVito said. DeVito said he doesn’t make the decisions and “I trust the guys that we have to do that, but Tim has such an intangible in the type of leader and the type of person that he is. “I think he’s a great leader. I think he’s a guy who could have won games for us, and I think that’s why we had him here. “I really do feel like, with Tim at the helm, there is [...]

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2 Comments:
  • can't disagree strongly enough with devito's comments, once rex and the coaching staff saw tebow "perform" in practice, they knew a huge mistake had been made..............
  • Tebow never stood a chance of getting onto the field for the jets. Why?....because their head coach is a moron, and so is the front office for retaining rex. He is not a leader, just a joke, and after the jets miss the playoffs AGAIN next year rex is gone. But as a Giants fan I'm looking forward to the 3 Ring Circus that is a rex ryan coached team. Maybe he'll even decide to keep 'Buttfumble' sanchez and we'll all be in for another 16 game laugh fest from the most ineptly run franchise in the NFL.
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