Found March 19, 2013 on Sports by Colin:
Like a lying weasel, New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan claims Tim Tebow will battle the immortal Mark Sanchez this offseason to become the team’s starting quarterback. The 25-year-old Tebow, who has thrown 17 touchdowns, against nine interceptions, for 2,422 yards in 14 starts, was acquired by Gang Green from the Denver Broncos for a fourth and sixth-round selection in last April’s draft. Inexplicably enabling Sanchez’s debacles, Jets coaches firmly refused to give the 6-foot-3, 235 pound Tebow an opportunity to perform as a field general. “He’s on the roster, and he’ll get a chance to compete,” said Ryan, … Continue reading →
  • The picture caption seems to contradict the article and we wonder if a word might be missing in the caption. Otherwise, we are confused if he is saying Tebow will or will not start.
  • Watching the video linked to this article of Tim Tebow's 2011 season Bronco highlights, it boggles the mind that Tim Tebow did not get at least ONE game last season with The Jets to prove 2011 may not have been a fluke. I've heard all the naysayers and so-called experts poo-poo all things Tebow until my head wants to explode. The cold hard reality is that EVERY time that Tim Tebow has started for a team -- whether it be in high school, college, or in the NFL -- that team has had, at the very least, a WINNING season. In fact, more often than not it has lead to a playoff berth or some sort of championship. No one is going to argue that Tim can't make some improvements in mechanics and accuracy, but for the love of GOD why do these naysayers insist on ALWAYS looking at the Tebow glass as half empty? As a fan of football, it's painful to see this kid get kicked to the curb. He deserves a chance. If Tebow starts losing more games than he wins (something, it should be noted, that Tim Tebow has NEVER done his ENTIRE Football career) then I could understand all the negativity, but that hasn't happened yet. The Jets are utter fools if they let this kid go without seriously giving him a chance at starter. I also think that, if they let Tim Tebow go, it will be a decision that will come back to haunt them one day because I refuse to believe that not a single team owner, GM, or coach out there in the NFL can watch Tim's actual games, and his wins, and not think he is worth a risk
  • Tim Tebow has earned a chance. Not some pie in the sky but a real chance. One thing you cant measure is a players heart and he's got plenty.

Strict rules at Tebow event

Tim Tebow recently had a religious speaking engagement, and the rules for media attending the event were pretty darn strict.

Arena football team wants Tim Tebow

The Orlando Predators of the Arena Football League would love to have Jets’ quarterback Tim Tebow. Predators’ owner Brett Bouchy told the Orlando Sentinel that he’d love to have Tebow on his team. “Tim would certainly want to first exhaust his opportunities in the NFL, but we’d love to have him,” Bouchy said, per “I think he would definitely improve...

Arena team has offer ready for Tebow

The Orlando Predators of the Arena Football League reportedly have an offer on the table for current Jets' QB Tim Tebow if he's unable to find interest from an NFL team. Predators' owner Brett Bouchy pointed to the development of Kurt Warner as an example of why the Arena would be a good option for him at this point in his career. "Tim would certainly want to first...

Rex Ryan Will Call The Jets Defensive Plays This Season

Rex Ryan in the past has delegated a lot of the play calling and choices about defensive scheme to his assistant coaches.  Ryan who is entering the final year of his deal, and basically coaching as a lame duck is going out his way. Ryan told the New York Daily News that even though Dennis Thurman is the defensive coordinator, it will be Ryan himself, making all the calls. “Dennis...

Ryan discusses Revis rumors

New York Jets coach Rex Ryan says the team is not actively pursuing a trade of star cornerback Darrelle Revis. Speaking at the NFL owners meetings Tuesday, Ryan says it is not a foregone conclusion that the Jets will deal Revis, who is unhappy with his contract. But Ryan acknowledges any team will listen if another club calls about acquiring any player. Revis missed most of last...

Tim Tebow to the Arena League?

If Dennis Rodman can hang out with Kim Jong Un in North Korea while watching a basketball game then Tim Tebow can play in the Arena League. Come on! Crazier things have happened, right? Right? Apparently the Orlando Predators of the Arena Football League have offered the beleaguered quarterback a job should he become available and can't find any suitors in the...

Ryan discusses Revis Rumors

Rex Ryan insists the Jets are not actively shopping All-Pro cornerback Darrelle Revis.

Rex Ryan Says Mark Sanchez Will Take the “First Snap” For Jets

If anyone is curious, it appears that Mark Sanchez will be with the Jets for the 2013.  In fact, he is not only going to be on the team, is in the lead to be the team’s starting quarterback. According to the NY Daily News, Jets head coach Rex Ryan said that Sanchez will take “the first snap” when training camp rolls around in the summer.  He did not say that Sanchez would...

Report: Chiefs are shopping Brandon Albert

Earlier today, offensive lineman Brandon Albert signed his franchise tender with the Kansas City Chiefs. According to Mike Garafolo of USA Today Sports, the Chiefs are actively shopping Albert in hopes of trading him. The person, who spoke to USA TODAY Sports on condition of anonymity, said the Chiefs aren’t desperate to move Albert but realize another team might offer him a better...

New York Jets Sign Linebacker Antwan Barnes

The New York Jets bolstered their pass rush and improved their currently shaky depth at outside linebacker by signing former San Diego Charger Antwan Barnes. This has been a long rumored move as Barnes has experience in Rex Ryan’s defense from the 2007 and 2008 season when both were in Baltimore. The Jets had expressed interest in Barnes in previous years but were never able to...
NFL News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.