Found March 22, 2012 on Larry Brown Sports:
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Earlier we shared a report with you that claimed Tim Tebow was given a choice between the Jets and the Jaguars when the Broncos decided to trade him. When Denver landed Manning, there was some speculation that Tebow would want to be traded to the Jaguars so he could return home to Jacksonville. That may have been the case initially, but according to Adam Schefter Tebow ended up picking the Jets because he felt they were more enthusiastic about having him. On Thursday, John Elway confirmed that Tebow did indeed choose the Jets and was granted his wish, even though the Jaguars offered slightly more. “We did (give Tebow a choice),” Elway said during an interview with 102.3 ESPN Radio in Denver. “There was more from Jacksonville but I think that, you know, we looked at it and it was close enough. We were in contact with Tim throughout the day and talked to him and he knew what was going on the whole time. The reports that he was not involved are not accurate.” Tebow contributed to those...
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