The Early Lead: Tim Tebow


Posted at 01:44 PM ET, 01/07/2014

Tim Tebow just missed predicting BCS final score

Maybe he should give up his NFL dream and just focus on broadcasting.

By Cindy Boren  |  01:44 PM ET, 01/07/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College Football, Tim Tebow

Posted at 05:36 PM ET, 12/30/2013

Tim Tebow hired by ESPN as SEC Network analyst

First, he’ll work the BCS Championship game Jan. 6.

By Cindy Boren  |  05:36 PM ET, 12/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College Football, ESPN, Tim Tebow

Posted at 07:32 AM ET, 10/21/2013

Tim Tebow time? Rams discuss QB, but signing is unlikely, report says

Sam Bradford injury leaves St. Louis with Kellen Clemens.

By Cindy Boren  |  07:32 AM ET, 10/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NFL, St. Louis Rams, Tim Tebow

Posted at 01:51 PM ET, 09/21/2013

Tim Tebow rejects Russian football offer, report says

The former NFL quarterback rejected a $1 million offer for two games.

By Cindy Boren  |  01:51 PM ET, 09/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NFL, Tim Tebow

Posted at 12:53 PM ET, 09/17/2013

Tim Tebow rally fizzles, but there’s still that offer from Russia

There isn’t much demand among for him among Jacksonville Jaguars fans.

By Cindy Boren  |  12:53 PM ET, 09/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jacksonville Jaguars, NFL, Tim Tebow

Posted at 10:07 AM ET, 09/06/2013

Tim Tebow refuses to change positions for NFL team, report says

A week after being cut by the New England Patriots, he remains committed to playing quarterback.

By Cindy Boren  |  10:07 AM ET, 09/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NFL, Tim Tebow

Posted at 05:45 PM ET, 09/01/2013

Tim Tebow clears waivers, is a free agent

Now, quarterback must wait to see if his football career is over.

By Cindy Boren  |  05:45 PM ET, 09/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NFL, Tim Tebow

Posted at 04:16 PM ET, 08/31/2013

What’s next for Tim Tebow? “Relentless pursuit of dream of being an NFL quarterback” goes on

Whether another NFL team will give him a shot, though, is another matter.

By Cindy Boren  |  04:16 PM ET, 08/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NFL, onfaith, Tim Tebow

Posted at 11:27 AM ET, 08/31/2013

Tim Tebow released by Patriots (updated)

Quarterback faces uncertain future in NFL after 2 1/2 months in New England.

By Cindy Boren  |  11:27 AM ET, 08/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  New England Patriots, NFL, onfaith, Tim Tebow

Posted at 09:36 AM ET, 08/28/2013

Tim Tebow has Robert Kraft “rooting for him” to make Patriots roster

Quarterback will get a chance to make his case in New England's preseason finale.

By Cindy Boren  |  09:36 AM ET, 08/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bill Belichick, NFL, Robert Kraft, Tim Tebow

Posted at 08:00 AM ET, 08/27/2013

Tim Tebow survives first cuts, focuses "on today"

Quarterback will get his best chance at a New England Patriots roster spot Thursday night.

By Cindy Boren  |  08:00 AM ET, 08/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bill Belichick, Josh McDaniels, NFL, Tim Tebow

Posted at 08:09 AM ET, 08/23/2013

Tim Tebow watches in Patriots' loss with his future on the line

Roster cuts are looming next week and QB hasn't impressed in two preseason games.

By Cindy Boren  |  08:09 AM ET, 08/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bill Belichick, New England Patriots, NFL, Tim Tebow

Posted at 06:39 PM ET, 08/14/2013

Tom Brady injury is mild knee sprain; universe exhales

Patriots quarterback status is considered day-to-day, reports say.

By Cindy Boren  |  06:39 PM ET, 08/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NFL, Ryan Mallett, Tim Tebow, Tom Brady

Posted at 10:33 AM ET, 08/09/2013

Bill Belichick tells Tim Tebow "just be ready" tonight

In his first game with the New England Patriots, just about anything could happen with the QB.

By Cindy Boren  |  10:33 AM ET, 08/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bill Belichick, NFL, Tim Tebow, Tom Brady

Posted at 02:01 PM ET, 07/02/2013

Tim Tebow tried to break up Aaron Hernandez bar fight in 2007, police say

Quarterback and tight end were teammates at Florida when incident occurred.

By Cindy Boren  |  02:01 PM ET, 07/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Aaron Hernandez, New England Patriots, NFL, Tim Tebow

Posted at 01:59 PM ET, 06/11/2013

Tim Tebow says 'it's an honor to be a Patriot' and little else

New England's new quarterback takes no questions after his first practice with his new team.

By Cindy Boren  |  01:59 PM ET, 06/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Josh McDaniels, NFL, Tim Tebow, Tom Brady

Posted at 11:55 AM ET, 06/11/2013

Tim Tebow: Bill Belichick won't talk about Tebowing or much else

New England Patriots coach won't say how the team's newly-signed player will be used.

By Cindy Boren  |  11:55 AM ET, 06/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bill Belichick, New England Patriots, NFL, onfaith, Tim Tebow

Posted at 08:21 AM ET, 06/11/2013

Tim Tebow signs with Patriots; will this work?

Bill Belichick offers the quarterback what may be his last shot in the NFL.

By Cindy Boren  |  08:21 AM ET, 06/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bill Belichick, NFL, onfaith, Tim Tebow, Tom Brady

Posted at 01:27 PM ET, 05/20/2013

Tim Tebow turned up on 'All-Star Celebrity Apprentice' finale

By Cindy Boren  |  01:27 PM ET, 05/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dennis Rodman, New York Jets, NFL, Tim Tebow

Posted at 09:49 AM ET, 05/14/2013

Tim Tebow to Jets wasn't in 'anybody's best interest,' Giants co-owner says

Steve Tisch says, "Had another team picked him up, after the Broncos, maybe he'd have a career."

By Cindy Boren  |  09:49 AM ET, 05/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  New York Giants, New York Jets, NFL, Tim Tebow

Posted at 03:32 PM ET, 05/13/2013

Tim Tebow gets job offer from Ron Jaworski, Philadelphia Soul

That's two (non-NFL) teams that have shown interest in the former New York Jets QB, if you're keeping track.

By Cindy Boren  |  03:32 PM ET, 05/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NFL, Tim Tebow

Posted at 08:13 AM ET, 04/29/2013

Tim Tebow released by Jets

Quarterback could never crack the starting lineup and now the question is whether his NFL career is over.

By Cindy Boren  |  08:13 AM ET, 04/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mark Sanchez, New York Jets, NFL, Tim Tebow

Posted at 08:05 PM ET, 03/24/2013

Tim Tebow refuels plane, congratulates Wichita State

What a swell guy he is. Seriously.

By Alex Prewitt  |  08:05 PM ET, 03/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, March Madness, NCAA tournament, Tim Tebow

Posted at 02:34 PM ET, 03/11/2013

Tim Tebow isn't worrying about football future

Quarterback faces an uncertain future with the Jets.

By Cindy Boren  |  02:34 PM ET, 03/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  New York Jets, NFL, Tim Tebow

Posted at 03:18 PM ET, 02/28/2013

David Garrard works out with New York Jets, report says

Team may also take a look at Brady Quinn as backup to Mark Sanchez, with Tim Tebow expected to be released soon.

By Cindy Boren  |  03:18 PM ET, 02/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  David Garrard, New York Jets, NFL, Tim Tebow

Posted at 02:29 PM ET, 02/27/2013

Tim Tebow: Dallas pastor rips people for "wimping out when it gets a little controversial"

Jets QB cancelled his appearance at Dr. Robert Jeffress's church last week.

By Cindy Boren  |  02:29 PM ET, 02/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  New York Jets, NFL, Tim Tebow

Posted at 10:42 AM ET, 02/21/2013

Tim Tebow cancels appearance at controversial Dallas church

Quarterback had been expected to talk about his faith at First Baptist Church.

By Cindy Boren  |  10:42 AM ET, 02/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  New York Jets, NFL, Tim Tebow

Posted at 01:06 PM ET, 02/19/2013

Tim Tebow will speak at controversial Dallas church

Quarterback is drawing heat for decision to go to Dr. Robert Jeffress's church.

By Cindy Boren  |  01:06 PM ET, 02/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  New York Jets, NFL, Tim Tebow

Posted at 10:31 AM ET, 01/10/2013

Tim Tebow: No regrets about Jets

The quarterback admits that he doesn't know what the future holds for him.

By Cindy Boren  |  10:31 AM ET, 01/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mark Sanchez, New York Jets, NFL, Tim Tebow

Posted at 09:34 AM ET, 01/03/2013

Tim Tebow sidesteps questions about future at Sugar Bowl

New York Jets' occasional quarterback cheers on Florida, which loses to Louisville

By Cindy Boren  |  09:34 AM ET, 01/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  New York Jets, Tim Tebow

Posted at 12:12 PM ET, 12/27/2012

Tim Tebow passed over again with Mark Sanchez named starter

Injury to Greg McElroy throws the Jets' wacky quarterback situation into chaos. Even Rex Ryan admits it's strange.

By Cindy Boren  |  12:12 PM ET, 12/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mark Sanchez, New York Jets, Tim Tebow

Posted at 09:35 AM ET, 12/27/2012

Tim Tebow "disappointed" at being called a quitter

In the latest New York Jets flap, an erstwhile quarterback steps up to defend his reputation and honor.

By Cindy Boren  |  09:35 AM ET, 12/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  New York Jets, NFL, Tim Tebow

Posted at 10:07 AM ET, 12/20/2012

Tim Tebow, Mark Sanchez could both be gone after Jets’ season

The Jets' QB situation is a mess, but this much is certain: Greg McElroy will start Sunday.

By Cindy Boren  |  10:07 AM ET, 12/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mark Sanchez, New York Jets, Tim Tebow

Posted at 09:18 AM ET, 12/19/2012

Is Tim Tebow finished in the NFL?

Jets Coach Rex Ryan sure seems to think so, benching Mark Sanchez and starting Greg McElroy.

By Cindy Boren  |  09:18 AM ET, 12/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mark Sanchez, New York Jets, NFL, Tim Tebow

Posted at 03:02 PM ET, 12/18/2012

Jets start Greg McElroy, bench Mark Sanchez (updated)

Mark Sanchez's performance Monday night was the final straw for Rex Ryan.

By Cindy Boren  |  03:02 PM ET, 12/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Greg McElroy, Mark Sanchez, Tim Tebow

Posted at 08:55 AM ET, 12/18/2012

Mark Sanchez turnovers sink Jets' playoff hopes

Not even Tim Tebow can help the New York Jets' dismal quarterback situation.

By Cindy Boren  |  08:55 AM ET, 12/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mark Sanchez, Rex Ryan, Tim Tebow

Posted at 10:01 AM ET, 11/23/2012

Tim Tebow reveals he has broken ribs (updated)

The New York Jets were saving Tim Tebow for an emergency because he has two broken ribs.

By Cindy Boren  |  10:01 AM ET, 11/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mark Sanchez, New York Jets, Tim Tebow

Posted at 10:04 AM ET, 11/15/2012

Tim Tebow feels frustration sadness over Jets' criticism

Tim Tebow says he won't let the anonymous critics among his Jets teammates get him down. Rex Ryan's reaction was a little more forceful.

By Cindy Boren  |  10:04 AM ET, 11/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  New York Jets, NFL, Tim Tebow

Posted at 12:03 PM ET, 11/14/2012

Jets rip Tebow, saying he's terrible in Daily News report

The Jets are struggling at 3-6, but that's no reason to change from Mark Sanchez to Tim Tebow, players say.

By Cindy Boren  |  12:03 PM ET, 11/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mark Sanchez, New York Jets, Tim Tebow

Posted at 02:16 PM ET, 10/18/2012

Jets could use Tim Tebow at running back vs. Patriots

An injury-depleted backfield could force the Jets to turn to Tim Tebow for running back depth behind Shonn Greene on Sunday.

By Matt Brooks  |  02:16 PM ET, 10/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  New York Jets, NFL, Tim Tebow

Posted at 10:26 AM ET, 10/02/2012

Rex Ryan tables Tim Tebow talk… for now.

Despite Mark Sanchez's struggles, Rex Ryan says it's not Tebow Time just yet.

By Matt Brooks  |  10:26 AM ET, 10/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  New York Jets, NFL, Tim Tebow