Ok, so this comes as no surprise to me. The New York Jets have cut quarterback Tim Tebow after just one season. I never saw a place for him with the Jets except to add more of a Hollywood effect (much to Rex Ryan’s liking). That did work briefly. However after all the pomp and cirmumstance created in New York last year after the news broke that they would be acquiring their saving grace, Tim Tebow…the Jets have just CUT HIM.
This just in from ESPN:
One year after bringing Tim Tebow to Broadway, creating a nationwide fascination that slowly evolved into a salacious controversy, the New York Jets made the long-anticipated move Monday of releasing one of the NFL’s most popular players.
The Jets confirmed the release in a three-paragraph news release, a long way from his Super Bowl-sized news conference last March.
“We have a great deal of respect for Tim Tebow,” coach Rex Ryan said. “Unfortunately, things did not work out the way we all had hoped. Tim is an extremely hard worker, evident by the shape he came back in this offseason. We wish him the best moving forward.”
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