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John Elway is saying all the right things. Last week, Elway declared that Broncos QB Tim Tebow "isn't going anywhere," while cleverly leaving out any mention of Tebow actually being the team's starter. Elway has had to walk a fine line all season long, making sure that Tebow lovers feel like their hero has gotten a fair shake from the organization, while maintaining the pragmatic view that Tebow probably isn't a long-term solution for his team.
The stats aren't in Tebow's favor. He's completing less than half his passes. He's fumbled more often than all but two other starting QBs, and done so in far fewer games. On the DYAR chart that Football Outsiders uses to rank QBs, Tebow falls behind the likes of Dan Orlovsky, Chad Henne, and John Beck. Elway can't sit back like Peter King and believe that Tebow defies stats because he's made of rainbows and cotton candy. Some of these terrible numbers have to matter, especially if the Bro...
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We have heard it all during the 2011 NFL season regarding Tim Tebow and the Denver Broncos. They say he can’t pass, makes a good running back, is too religious, is a descendant of God and that he will never last in the National Football League. No matter the story Tim Tebow equals ratings and his rise to stardom in the NFL has been the story that can’t miss. To think the NFL...
Tim Tebow and the Broncos have overcome more than just a 1-4 record to reach the cusp of the playoffs this year. They’ve overcome a pass defense so bad it usually spells 4 or 5 wins.....
It would have surprised absolutely no one if Tim Tebow had been on the receiving end of a tirade from the Broncos coaching staff during and after last week’s four-turnover day in Buffalo.
But that’s not Mike McCoy’s style.
“The first thing I told him after the game was, ‘Tim, don’t ever question yourself,’” McCoy said following practice today.
McCoy said that at this...
Earlier this week Broncos exec John Elway acknowledged that the possibility of Kyle Orton returning to Denver with an opportunity to knock the Broncos out of the playoffs when considering whether or not to set the veteran QB free. Ultimately, they did, and, the scenario has played out exactly as such.
Tim Tebow was the chosen [...]
It appears that Floyd Mayweather Jr. is not impressed by "Tebow Time". According to the Las Vegas Review Journal, it's rumored on The Strip that Mayweather Jr. bet a cool $1 million that Tim Tebow and the Broncos would succumb to the New England Patriots two weeks ago. That prediction came true and Denver was squashed with a 41-23 defeat. The champ has a history of...
Von Miller has sparked Denver's defense this season just as Tim Tebow has energized the Broncos' offense.
Like Tebow, he's fading at the finish.
The outside linebacker and No. 2 overall pick in the draft looked like a lock for Defensive Rookie of the Year honors when he collected 10 1/2 sacks in his first 10 games.
Then, at the end of his best performance yet, a 10...
A lot of players have gotten their hands on the football this season in Denver. (Images courtesy of Getty Images, AP Photos and Reuters Pictures)
This season in Denver, the Broncos have certainly spread the football around. Nearly 30 different players touched the ball this season, either returning an interception or kick, passing or rushing.
Last season, only two players attempted...
There have been clear skies in Denver for most of the season. (Image courtesy of @Denver_Broncos)
The Broncos game against the Chiefs this weekend will be broadcast on CBS across most of the country. [the506.com]
Weather Forecast for the game on Sunday is sunny with highs in the upper 40s. [@SportsAuthorityField]
If quarterback Tim Tebow is the most important player...
The Raiders know they have to beat the Chargers Sunday to have a chance to play in the NFL’s postseason.
That, however, is the only thing they can control.
To win the AFC West title, the Raiders also need the Kansas City Chiefs to beat Tim Tebow and the Broncos in Denver. All the Raiders can do in that game is look to Colorado and cross their fingers that the Chiefs, now out of...