Tim Tebow

Keith Strudler: The Apostle Comes to Philly

Apr 22, 2015

Say this for Philadelphia Eagles head football coach Chip Kelly. He must be a man of great faith. Fortunately, his new talent acquisition quarterback Tim Tebow also has a robust sense of faith, if perhaps in different artifacts. While Tebow wears his religious devotion on his muscular sleeve, Chip Kelly clearly has faith in a series of largely unproven young quarterbacks that most other NFL teams have quickly forgotten. That includes Mark Sanchez, presumptive starter Sam Bradford, and Matt Barkley. These were all great college quarterbacks whose glory days may have reached their zenith back on campus.

Tim Tebow To Become Patriots Newest Member

Jun 11, 2013
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Well, Tim Tebow’s NFL career is not quite over.

ESPN reported Monday that Tebow will sign with the New England Patriots. A person familiar with the situation says Tebow is planning to join the Patriots at their minicamp on Tuesday. The New York Jets released Tebow in April.

Meanwhile, Game 3 of the NBA finals between the Spurs and Miami Heat gets on tonight at 9 p.m. The series is tied at 1-1.

WAMC Morning Edition Sports Update

May 1, 2013
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In the NBA playoffs, the Memphis Grizzlies have put themselves in position to wrap up their NBA first-round series at home on Friday. The Grizzlies held on to beat the Clippers 103-93 in Los Angeles. Elsewhere, the Nuggets held off the Warriors 107-100 to force a Game 6 in the NBA's Western Conference quarterfinal series In addition, the Celtics take on the Knicks tonight at 7:00 p.m.

WAMC Morning Edition Sports Update

Apr 30, 2013
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In the NBA, veteran center Jason Collins has become the first male professional athlete in the major four American sports leagues to come out as gay. Collins wrote a first-person account posted on Sports Illustrated's website.

In other NBA news, Brook Lopez and Deron Williams each had double-doubles as the Nets downed the Chicago Bulls 110-91. Lopez finished with 28 points and 10 rebounds, while Williams delivered 23 points and 10 assists to help the Nets win for the first time since the series opener.