Found March 21, 2012 on Fox Sports Florida:
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NEW YORK (AP) -- Tebowmania is headed to Broadway. Quarterback Tim Tebow was traded Wednesday to the Jets from the Broncos. Denver general manager Brian Xanders said the Broncos would receive fourth- and sixth-round draft picks, while New York gets a seventh-rounder -- all in 2012. Denver started shopping Tebow after signing Peyton Manning on Tuesday. Even though Tebow led the Broncos to the playoffs last season -- along the way beating Sanchez and the Jets, who missed the postseason -- Denver executive John Elway believed Manning gave the team a better chance at winning a championship now. Tebow is expected to complement starter Mark Sanchez, who received a 40.5 million contract extension, with 20.5 million guaranteed, earlier this month. The Jets also had pursued Manning. Tebow has a flock of fervent fans for reasons that have to do as much with his faith as his football skills. A devout Christian, he's been a role model since his days at Florida, when he led the Gators t...
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  • Robo said it" Tebow will come back stronger, better and Lead a his Team to a Super Bowl Win". Here, here out on a limb and I'm still Drinking a Big Cup of Tebow . Life long Broncos Fan, STILL. Just adding TEBOW and The JETS, JETS, JETS to my List for doing " the Right Thing ". He's 24 years old and still looking up, GOD Bless Tebow, Amen.
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