As soon as a star quarterback at Florida, Tebow is now making an attempt to make an NFL comeback as a decent finish. First-year Jaguars head coach City Meyer – who additionally coached Tebow at Florida – was not too long ago requested about how Tebow has adjusted to the brand new place.
Meyer had some Positive suggestions for Tebow, however he identified one flaw in his sport.
“He has good arms. In his drill work, he is nice, however once you get in a aggressive second, simply [because of his] lack of expertise he needs to physique the ball,” Meyer informed reporters at Jaguars camp on Saturday, by way of CBSSports.com. “If you get to a degree the place two persons are going after it, you need to go get the ball. He’s combating by that just a little bit, however he has the ability set to catch the ball.”
Tebow hasn’t performed in an expert soccer sport since 2012 with the New York Jets. He briefly signed with the New England Patriots and the Philadelphia Eagles earlier than stepping away from soccer altogether.
Tebow performed in 35 video games within the NFL. He gained one playoff sport because the quarterback of the Denver Broncos. He had 2,422 profession passing yards and 17 passing touchdowns. He additionally had 989 speeding yards and 12 speeding touchdowns over the course of his profession.
From 2016 to 2019, he performed within the New York Mets group however didn’t make the main league roster. The profession change from soccer to baseball began out within the Arizona Fall League and Tebow made all of it the best way to Triple-A – the highest tier of minor league baseball. Accidents minimize his baseball profession brief.
Tebow stated late final 12 months he would nonetheless pursue his baseball dream however formally introduced his retirement in February. Now, he’s making an attempt his finest to make Jacksonville’s 53-man roster.