Found October 03, 2012 on Larry Brown Sports:
When the Jets acquired Tim Tebow this past offseason, most people (including this Hall of Famer) thought it would become a major distraction. Very few felt it helped New York from a football standpoint, and through the first four weeks of the season we can see why. The Wildcat has done nothing for the Jets and Tebow has played only 15 snaps at quarterback. Mark Sanchez, who many thought would be motivated by having Tebow behind him, has a passer rating of 69.6 and has looked awful since turning in a solid performance against the Bills in Week 1. Coming off a game where he completed 13-of-29 passes for 103 yards, one interception and no touchdowns in the Jets’ shutout loss to the Niners, the “start Tim Tebow” talk has already begun. According to ESPNNewYork.com, Jets owner Woody Johnson would not rule out benching Sanchez during his recent interview with Bloomberg TV. Johnson said the prospect of Tebow starting is “a question that will be asked more frequently if this progresses bec...
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  • Oh, okay, NOW I see what God is doing. Any team Tebow goes to, God is going to drain all the quarterback's effectiveness so that they HAVE to start Tebow!
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