Found July 11, 2013 on Fox Sports:
The book on Tim Tebow is that he's either derided or deified, depending on whom you ask, with very little middle ground to speak of. Darryl Strawberry might not seem like the most likely candidate to canonize Tebow, what with his hard-partying, addiction-riddled past that seems at odds with Tebow's message. But in an interview with USA Today , the former New York Mets and Yankees star reveals that he's quite the admirer of the New England Patriots' popular backup quarterback. In fact, Strawberry, who is now an ordained minister, calls Tebow a "real man" and says he wishes he "could have been like a Gary Carter or a Tim Tebow when (he) was playing." "I look at Tebow. He gets bashed because of his faith. Let 'em laugh. Let 'em talk. He's a greater man than anyone who might be greater than him as an athlete. He's a real man," Strawberry told the paper . "He gets challenged about his faith all of the time, but he nev...
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