Tim Tebow has confirmed that the New York Jets have released him from his contract. Tebow saw very little play last year in his first and only season with the Jets. The news comes after the Jets picked up quarterback Geno Smith in the NFL draft, giving the team six QBs.
Last week, unnamed teammates ripped football player Tim Tebow in the papers, saying, “He’s terrible,” and, “We don’t look at him as a quarterback.” It’s the type of criticism Tebow has faced since being traded to the Jets. E!’s Jason Kennedy reports.
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New York Jets quarterback Tim Tebow passes against the Carolina Panthers in the fourth quarter of their pre-season NFL football game in East Rutherford, New Jersey in this file photo taken August 26, 2012. REUTERS/Ray Stubblebine/Files
EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - OCTOBER 08: Tim Tebow #15 of the New York Jets looks on as he warms up against the Houston Texans at MetLife Stadium on October 8, 2012 in East Rutherford, New Jersey.
New York Jets quarterback Tim Tebow walks on the sideline with his head down during the fourth quarter of their NFL football game against the San Diego Chargers in East Rutherford, New Jersey in this file photo taken December 23, 2012. The New York Jets have waived quarterback Tebow, they announced