Tim Tebow is famous for his fantastic football skills, specifically in college football. For now, Tim Tebow is pursuing baseball. Yes, Tim Tebow is representing blue and orange colors, but not on the Gators.
Tim Tebow is known for playing football. Tim played college football on the Florida Gators. Tim Tebow became the Gators starting QB in 2007. That year, he won the Heisman Trophy. He was the first college sophomore to win an Heisman Trophy. Tim led Florida to an 13-1 record in 2008 which gave the Gators their second national championship in 3 years. Tim was named the offensive MVP in the national championship game. The next year, in his senior year, Tim led the Gators to another 13-1 season. This time, the result was no championship. At the conclusion of his college career, he held the Southeastern Conference's all-time records in both career passing efficiency and total rushing touchdowns, appearing second and tenth in the NCAA record book in these categories.
Tim Tebow went on to enter the 2010 NFL draft. Tebow was selected by the Denver Broncos 25th overall. He even set an NFL draft record for jersey sales. Tim made his NFL debut on December 19, 2010. On March 21, 2012, Tim was traded to the New York Jets. On April 29, 2013, Tebow was released by the Jets. He had thrown only eight passes and rushed 32 times in his one season with the team. The New England Patriots signed Tebow on June 10, 2013, the day before the team's mandatory mini camp. Tim was then cut on August 31, 2013. Tim didn't play a game on the Patriots. He did play in 2 preseason games. Tim then decided to pursue a broadcasting career on SEC network. On April 20, 2015, Tebow was signed by the Philadelphia Eagles. He played 4 preseason games fighting with Matt Barkley for the Eagles third-string quarterback job. He was released by the team on September 5, following the fourth preseason game.
Today, Tim Tebow is representing his favorite blue and orange colors like he did on the Gators. The only difference is that the colors are for baseball. Tim is a minor league player on the New York Mets. He hasn't played an MLB game so far but is getting close. Tim is invited every year to Spring Training to practice and play with the big leaguers. Many people think this is because the Mets want to bring in more fans. In other words, the Mets can be using Tebow for publicity. Tim plays left fielder and a designated hitter.
After all his hard work, Tim did something amazing today. The Mets played the Tigers today in Spring Training. Tim Tebow hit his first home run ever in Spring Training. He did it in front of star players including Miguel Cabrera. Tim Tebow has hit a few home runs in the minor leagues, but not in this high level. Tim was in the starting lineup today as a DH. Tim Tebow made a point in the sports world in which he can make a point for the big leagues.