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In the updated fan vote totals for the Pro Bowl, the Broncos’ Tim Tebow has the third-most tallies among AFC quarterbacks.
This is significant because three quarterbacks are named to the Pro Bowl team.
According to Mike Reiss of ESPNBoston.com, New England’s Tom Brady has the most votes among AFC quarterbacks with 1.1 million. Pittsburgh’s Ben Roethlisberger is second. Tebow is third with 420,539 votes.
In one sense it’s stunning Tebow is third considering he didn’t get his first start until Game 6. In another sense his vote totals are surprisingly underwhelming considering he’s the biggest star to rock the NFL since Joe Namath was the anti-establishment hero of the late-1960s.
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Ask and ye shall receive. Responding to an outpouring of demand from fans looking for a Fathead of the Broncos quarterback in his now iconic pose, the Dan Gilbert owned company released the Tim Tebow “Tebowing” Fathead this past Tuesday, and I’ll give you one guess as to which giant wall graphic is the top seller for the week.
The 4-foot-5 by 4-foot-8 image of Tebow doing...
He’s got folk hero status across the country.
He’s winning when everybody was betting against him.
He’s won over fans outside of football.
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By Jeremy Gottlieb, Patriots Daily Staff
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