Tim Tebow works out with Jacksonville Jaguars, reports say

Tebow would play tight end with Jacksonville Jaguars

Former Florida quarterback and NFL player Tim Tebow looks up at the scoreboard during the first half of an NCAA college football game between Florida and Georgia, Saturday, Nov. 2, 2019, in Jacksonville, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux)
Former Florida quarterback and NFL player Tim Tebow looks up at the scoreboard during the first half of an NCAA college football game between Florida and Georgia, Saturday, Nov. 2, 2019, in Jacksonville, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux) (Copyright 2019 The Associated Press. All rights reserved)

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Tim Tebow worked out with the Jacksonville Jaguars, according to NFL.com reporter Ian Rapoport.

ESPN’s Adam Schefter said Tebow requested a tryout with the Jaguars.

Rapoport said this does not mean Tebow will have a spot on the team.

Tebow would also change positions. At 33, Tebow would suit up at tight end.

Tebow is close with Urban Meyer, his former Florida coach who is the current coach of the Jaguars.

Meyer attended Tebow’s wedding in Cape Town, South Africa, in January 2020. Tebow married Miss Universe 2017, Demi-Leigh Nel Peters.

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Tebow was a two-time national champion would he was a quarterback for the Florida Gators. The former Gators quarterback also won the Heisman Trophy.

Tebow’s NFL career lasted three years, with his last snap taking place in 2012.

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The former Gator also spent four years playing minor league baseball.


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