"We have a great deal of respect for Tim Tebow," said Jets coach
The timing of the decision will likely make it difficult for Tebow to catch on with another team after this weekend’s draft and the signing of undrafted players. The Jets had six quarterbacks on their roster after taking West Virginia quarterback
Tebow’s release leaves the Jets with
The Jets acquired Tebow from the
In his three-year career, Tebow has started 16 of 35 games, completed 173 of 361 passes for 2,422 yards and he has an excellent touchdowns (17) to interceptions (9) ratio. He has also rushed for 989 yards in 197 carries, a 5.0 average, and 12 touchdowns.