In the course of an job interview on The Pat McAfee Clearly show earlier this 7 days, previous Denver Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow talked about shedding aid in the building for the duration of his time with the team.
“When I get in, I’m just all in,” Tebow advised McAfee. “So if the folks in the building are supportive, then it was wonderful. When it became like a blended bag, which is when it’s more durable. When you weren’t certain [who is with you], which is when it’s — you know, I’m just a person of all those fellas that if my team feels faithful, I’m superior to go.”
Tebow had the aid of previous Broncos mentor Josh McDaniels, who picked the QB in the very first spherical of the 2010 NFL draft. Immediately after McDaniels was fired, although, Tebow lasted just a person far more time underneath new mentor John Fox.
Fox advised previous NFL.com reporter Jeff Darlington in 2011 that if Tebow tried using to operate a typical offense, he’d be “screwed.” That may well be the variety of absence of aid that Tebow was talking about in his discussion with McAfee.
“It does not make any difference what’s on the outside but if your team’s variety of [unsupportive] on the inside — and I really don’t indicate the gamers — just about everywhere close to you, I believe which is when it probably received more durable,” Tebow claimed.
Tebow also confirmed that he turned down probabilities to go on enjoying soccer mainly because he was holding out for a QB chance.
“I even now had unique options,” Tebow claimed, “but it wasn’t what I was passionate about — the entire Wildcat, H-again, restricted stop, all that.”
Immediately after signing Peyton Manning in 2012, Denver traded Tebow to the New York Jets, where by he lasted a person time. Tebow went to education camp with the New England Patriots in 2013 and with the Philadephia Eagles in 2015 but failed to make both team’s 53-person roster.
Tebow walked away from soccer in 2016 to turn out to be a insignificant league baseball player. He is underneath contract with the New York Mets and has aspirations of reaching Important League Baseball.