Tim Tebow admits he refused to switch positions in NFL

Tim Tebow’s failure to make it in the NFL was not solely on his inability to excel at the quarterback position. It was his reluctance to accept changing posiitons in the league. Tebow said during an interview with Dan Patrick on Thursday he was presented with opportunities to switch positions, but he refused to do so. “For me it’s always about pursuing what’s in your...
Via The Comeback
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Tebow: Playing position other than QB 'wasn't in my heart'

The New York Mets have given Tim Tebow an opportunity to pursue a career in professional baseball, but some believe the former Florida Gators star would still be kicking around the NFL if he was willing to play a position other than quarterback. It doesn’t really matter, because Tebow simply had no desire to do it. In an appearance on “The Dan Patrick Show” Thursday, Tebow...
Via Larry Brown Sports
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Tim Tebow receives contract offer from independent league team

Tim Tebow has received another offer to play professional baseball, although this one is much less serious than his previous offer. The Bridgeport Bluefish of the Atlantic League offered Tebow a baseball contract on Wednesday. “The Bluefish welcome Tim with open arms,” said Bluefish General Manager Jamie Toole. “The Atlantic League is all about giving players opportunity...
Via Larry Brown Sports
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Tim Tebow signs endorsement deal with Adidas

Tim Tebow may never play a professional sport again, but that does not mean he is going to stop being a marketing machine. ESPN’s Darren Rovell reports that Tebow has signed a multiyear endorsement deal with Adidas. Tebow was wearing Adidas shorts and cleats on Tuesday when he worked out for MLB scouts. According to Rovell, Tebow had been engaged in “active dialogue” with...
Via Larry Brown Sports
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Buccaneers ‘begged’ Tim Tebow to play H-back for them

Before Tim Tebow was trying to make it in Major League Baseball, he was an NFL quarterback. Had the former Florida Gators star been willing to change positions, he might still be playing professional football. There have been rumors that several NFL teams tried to convince Tebow, who has always been considered a tremendous athlete, to transition from a quarterback to an H-back....
Via Larry Brown Sports
27 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Footage surfaces from Tim Tebow’s baseball workout

Tim Tebow’s much ballyhooed baseball workout was held Tuesday, and reporters and the like in attendance have taken to Twitter to document how things were going as it happened. Tim Tebow draws a crowd. — Jon Morosi (@jonmorosi) August 30, 2016 At least 40 scouts from approximately 20 MLB organizations — along with an estimated 50 members of the...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Tim Tebow wowed former MLB closer during hitting session

Despite a high level of skepticism about Tim Tebow pursuing professional baseball, former MLB closer David Aardsma now has a different take. Tebow met up with Aardsma for the second time on Thursday, a week after their first training session together, per Anthony McCarron of the New York Daily News. After an extended session in which Tebow took at-bats against Aardsma, who pitched...
Via Sportsnaut
August 26, 2016  |  Discuss

What Tim Tebow’s baseball past says about MLB hopes

Tim Tebow has been aiming high his entire life. But this might be his most ambitious goal yet. The 29-year-old will take the field on Aug. 30 not as a quarterback but as a baseball player, holding a workout for reportedly more than 20 Major League Baseball teams — including the Boston Red Sox — in an attempt to kick-start a career on the diamond. It’s a dramatic career...
August 25, 2016  |  Discuss

Ex-Broncos receiver calls Tebow worst QB he ever played with

While plenty of people likely already thought Tim Tebow was one of the NFL’s worst quarterbacks, one of his ex-teammates confirmed as much. Former NFL wide receiver David Anderson has played with some pretty bad quarterbacks — Rex Grossman, Matt Schaub, T.J. Yates and many more — but during a recent interview with Fox Sports Radio, Anderson said Tebow was the worst he’d...
August 24, 2016  |  Discuss

Tim Tebow’s baseball tryout will be Aug. 30

Mark your calendars. Tim Tebow’s workout for Major League Baseball teams will be held Aug. 30. Tim Tebow's workout for interested #MLB teams is scheduled for Aug. 30 in Los Angeles. — Jerry Crasnick (@jcrasnick) August 23, 2016 Tebow has been training specifically for baseball for about a year, according to The 29-year-old hasn’t played the sport on a regular...
Via The Sports Daily
August 23, 2016  |  Discuss

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