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I come not to bury Tebow, but to praise him

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Tim Tebow was roundly booed Sunday night while taking in a baseball game at Yankee Stadium. He has yet to take a snap for the New York Jets — hasn’t tossed an interception, fumbled the ball or suffered a loss — but nonetheless was the target of a chorus of discontent.

I am mystified as to why Tebow has become such a polarizing figure among professional athletes.

So he is a strong Christian. When did that become a stain on someone’s reputation?

Was former Rams and Cardinals quarterback Curt Warner booed? Just about every Latin American baseball player makes a sign of the cross before stepping into the batter’s box. Most NFL teams have chaplains that lead them in prayer prior to the game...


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