Tim Tebow Gets a Look From the Eagles

March 16, 2015 10:19 PM

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Tim Tebow Gets a Look From the Eagles

The crazy NFL off-season got a bit crazier for a few hours on Monday when the Philadelphia Eagles worked out former Heisman Trophy winner Tim Tebow. No contract came out of the workout, but it’s a surprising return to the field for Tebow, 27, who has been out of football since the New England Patriots cut him in 2013. Before that, he attempted eight passes during an inconsistent 2012 season with the New York Jets.

Taking a look at Tebow makes some sense for the Eagles. Coach Chip Kelly used running-style quarterbacks, ones vaguely similar to Tebow, while building a juggernaut at Oregon. The current Eagles quarterback crop includes Sam Bradford and Mark Sanchez, neither of whom thrive in the running game. Sanc...

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