|Born:||August 14, 1987|
Makati City, Philippines
|NFL Draft:||2010 / Round: 1 / Pick: 25|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Career NFL statistics as of Week 15, 2011|
|Player stats at PFR|
Timothy Richard "Tim" Tebow (born August 14, 1987) is a free agent American football quarterback. He is currently an analyst for the SEC Network. Tebow played college football for the Florida Gators and in 2007 became the first sophomore (second-year) player to win the Heisman Trophy. Tebow was the 25th person drafted in the 2010 NFL Draft. He played college football at The University of Florida. He is known for his running ability and strong Christian beliefs (made "Tebowing, or Tebow's version of kneeling in prayer famous), as well as late-game heroics. During the 2011 season, Tim Tebow played 7 games including his OT win over the Steelers in the playoffs. On March 21, 2012, Tebow was traded by the Broncos to the New York Jets. He then played briefly for the New England Patriots in 2013 and Philadelphia Eagles in 2015. He created a gesture called "Tebowing".
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- Tim Tebow drafted by Denver Broncos
- "Jets acquire Tim Tebow for 2 picks". espn.go.com. 21 March 2012. Retrieved 21 March 2012.