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DENVER - AUGUST 29: Quarterback Tim Tebow of the Denver Broncos warms up prior to facing the Pittsburgh Steelers during preseason NFL action at INVESCO Field at Mile High on August 29, 2010 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
As Nick Novak lined up a 53-yard field goal late in overtime, Tim Tebow could not bear to look. He sat on the bench, helmet in his hands and tried to find comfort in a familiar place. So he prayed. "Obviously, I want to win," Tebow said when asked about the intentions of his prayer. "But no matter what happens, good or bad, I want to have an opportunity to give my lord and savior credit for whatever." So he wasn't praying for Novak to miss? "I might have said that," Tebow said with a laugh. "Or maybe a block. Maybe all of it." If the imperfect quarterback happens to be (gasp!) an imperfect Christian, he continued to be good enough for the Denver Broncos. Novak did indeed miss, and Tebow directed the Broncos down the shortened field to Matt Prater's 37-yard field goal with 29 seconds left in overtime, lifting Denver to Sunday's 16-13 victory over the free-falling Chargers. The victory was Denver's fifth in six games with Tebow as starter and allowed the Broncos (6-5) to stay w...
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