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Wichita State University's men's basketball team got an unexpected new fan when they arrived home after their latest NCAA tournament victory.
A plane carrying New York Jets quarterback Tim Tebow was refueling in Wichita when the Shockers' bus arrived Sunday after their upset win over top-seeded Gonzaga. Tebow's representative asked coach Gregg Marshall if the Heisman Trophy winner could talk to the team.
Wearing a pink sweater over a tie and untucked shirt, Tebow got on the team bus, grabbed a microphone and told the players their surprising run to the Sweet 16 is something they will remember for the rest of their lives, regardless of what they do in the future. He also congratulated them and said they were an inspiration to many people.
''Some of you might go play in the NBA or you might have great lives. But this is the time you will remember,'' Tebow said. ''All of you all together, ballin' out there together, training together, putt...
BEST OF MAXIM
Believe it or not Tebow is still a member of the Jets. At least for right now they have no plans on releasing or trading him, but no matter what they say, he isn’t in the mix to be the starting quarterback.
He has a lot of post career options, he will make a ton of money (already has) from speaking engagements, but maybe he can make a few more dollars acting.
Producer David Dginguerian...
It was a season to forget for both Tim Tebow and the New York Jets. Now it seems as if their unhappy marriage will be over sooner rather than later.
The 2013 NFL Draft is a little less than one month away. Currently, the New York Jets have the 9th overall pick and then a pick in every round following. Obviously that could be subject to change if Darrelle Revis is traded in the next few weeks. There has rarely been a Jets off-season so well shrouded in radio silence than the current one being led by new GM John Idzik. A newly...
If the whole NFL quarterback thing doesn’t work out for Tim Tebow, he has an offer for a second career.
The Jets quarterback has been offered a starring role in a faith-based film by executive producer David Dginguerian. Dginguerian produced the 2012 religious film Crossroad (not to be confused with Crossroads, the 2002 film starring Britney Spears).
“I would like to extend...
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It’s appearing more and more likely that the Patriots will only have to face Darrelle Revis once this year.
The Jets cornerback is expected to be traded to the Buccaneers for two “high draft choices,” according to Peter King of Sports Illustrated. New England plays the Bucs at Tampa Bay next season.
The Jets owe Revis $6 million in 2013. Trading Revis won’t save them any...
The first No. 1 seed has fallen. Saturday night, Wichita State hit seven straight late three pointers to sink No. 1 Gonzaga further putting the West Region’s bracket into total chaos. It wasn’t just the final minutes though of the second half in which the Shockers were successful from beyond the arc. On the night [...]
Kristi Bellock tied a career high with 18 points and No. 3 Texas A&M routed Wichita State 71-45 in the first round of the NCAA tournament on Saturday.