Jets Release Tim Tebow

    CINCINNATI, OH - AUGUST 10: Tim Tebow #15 of the New York Jets warms up before a preseason NFL game against the Cincinnati Bengals at Paul Brown Stadium on August 10, 2012 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

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    His prayers may finally have been answered. A year after joining the New York Jets—and not really getting any playing time—Tim Tebow is free. The Jets released the quarterback Monday morning. “Unfortunately, things did not work out the way we had all hoped,” said coach Rex Ryan. Now the question is whether Tebow will join another team as a quarterback or whether he’ll be a team’s secret weapon. That whole “secret weapon” thing didn’t work out so well last year, obviously.

    After a year of sitting on the bench.

    The rise and fall of Tim Tebow.

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