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Don’t want to be a joke, Tim Tebow? Prove it on the field
Buried within Tim Tebow’s signing with the Mets, underneath enough secret agendas to fill the House of Representatives, lays the simplest reality: It’s on Tebow now. He wants his baseball career to be more than another entertaining chapter in his polarizing narrative? He can make that happen in the most concrete way: By defying expectations...
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Tim Tebow signs with Mets, with weekends off for ESPN
In the end, Tim Tebow will hit, or he won’t. He will sell lots of jerseys. No one will remember that he did not participate in a glorified practice session on the fourth Saturday of September. But, for as loudly and Tebow and his agent have proclaimed that his burgeoning baseball career is no publicity...
191 points by Los Angeles Times | Major League Baseball Heisman Trophy Minor league baseball Tim Tebow Florida Gators football Sam Bradford Maxwell Award Troy Smith
Mets explain why Tim Tebow signing isn’t a stunt
ATLANTA — Tebow Time for the Mets begins in 10 days. What Tim Tebow can be on a baseball diamond is unclear, but the former Jets and Heisman Trophy winning quarterback will begin finding out Sept. 18 when he reports to the Mets’ instructional league in Port St. Lucie, Fla. The 29-year-old Tebow signed a...
166 points by New York Post | Heisman Trophy Tim Tebow Florida Gators football Sam Bradford Major League Baseball Baseball Port St. Lucie Florida Maxwell Award
Eli Manning shares the NFL Man of the Year Award
HOUSTON — Plenty of times, Eli Manning requests there be no cameras, no advance publicity. He has been around hospitals enough to realize his visits with sick children usually work better without any hubbub. “Always emphasize, ‘Hey, it’s not a publicity stunt,’ ” Manning said this week. “The kids, they’re going to act different if...
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Tim Tebow’s first day as Met: the frenzy, explanations and denials
PORT ST. LUCIE — Most of the prospects looked young, real young, like, “You’re going to get asked for ID if you try to buy apple cider” young. But one stood out Monday. He was the one with the upper body that seemed to require its own zip code. He was the one who heard...
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