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NFL: New England 45, Denver 10

FOXBOROUGH, Mass., Jan. 15 (UPI) -- Tom Brady hurled six TD passes Saturday, tying an NFL record and leading New England to a 45-10 rout of Denver in an AFC divisional playoff game.

NFL playoffs reach division round

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 13 (UPI) -- The major contenders for the Super Bowl title enter the playoffs this weekend, although much of the attention will be focused on an unexpected challenger.
Tebow named favorite current athlete in ESPN poll

Tebow named favorite current athlete in ESPN poll

BRISTOL, Conn., Jan. 12 (UPI) -- ESPN said its monthly Sports Poll dubbed Denver Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow as the favorite currently active pro athlete in the United States.
Letterman dedicates Top 10 to Tebow

Letterman dedicates Top 10 to Tebow

NEW YORK, Jan. 12 (UPI) -- David Letterman dedicated a "Late Show" Top 10 list to devoutly Christian Denver Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow.
Tebow's game-winner sets Twitter record

Tebow's game-winner sets Twitter record

DENVER, Jan. 9 (UPI) -- Denver quarterback Tim Tebow's spectacular game-winning touchdown toss against Pittsburgh Sunday touched off a record number of "sports tweets," Twitter said.

NFL: Denver 29, Pittsburgh 23 (OT)

DENVER, Jan. 8 (UPI) -- Tim Tebow hit Demaryius Thomas with an 80-yard TD pass on the first play of overtime Sunday, giving Denver a 29-23 wild card playoff win over Pittsburgh.

NFL: Kansas City 7, Denver 3

DENVER, Jan. 1 (UPI) -- Dexter McCluster's scoring run was pivotal in Kansas City's 7-3 win over Denver Sunday, but the Broncos still backed into a division title and the post-season.
Poll: Tebow would make the best neighbor

Poll: Tebow would make the best neighbor

SEATTLE, Dec. 28 (UPI) -- Denver Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow would make the best celebrity neighbor, respondents to a Zillow Celebrity Neighbor Survey said.

NFL: Buffalo 40, Denver 14

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y., Dec. 24 (UPI) -- C.J. Spiller ran for 111 yards with a touchdown and the Buffalo Bills returned two interceptions for scores Saturday in their 40-14 win over Denver.

NFL: New England 41, Denver 23

DENVER, Dec. 18 (UPI) -- Tom Brady tossed two touchdowns and ran for another Sunday and New England overcame a slow start to defeat Denver 41-23, clinching the AFC East.

Brothers suspended for 'Tebowing'

RIVERHEAD, N.Y., Dec. 17 (UPI) -- A pair of New York state brothers said they do not think they should have been suspended for "Tebowing" in the hallways at their high school.
'Tebowing' on the rise

'Tebowing' on the rise

AUSTIN, Texas, Dec. 12 (UPI) -- The Global Language Monitor in Texas said there has been a rapid rise in use of the term "Tebowing," meaning to take a prayerful knee during athletic activity.

NFL: Denver 13, Chicago 10

DENVER, Dec. 11 (UPI) -- Matt Prater's long field goals late in regulation and overtime Sunday lifted the Denver Broncos to a 13-10 decision over Chicago.

NFL: Denver 35, Minnesota 32

MINNEAPOLIS, Dec. 4 (UPI) -- Matt Prater booted a game-winning kick with no time on the clock and Tim Tebow rallied Denver again Sunday in the Broncos' 35-32 win over Minnesota.

NFL: Denver 16, San Diego 13 (OT)

SAN DIEGO, Nov. 27 (UPI) -- Matt Prater's overtime field goal Sunday, made possible by a Tim Tebow-engineered comeback, lifted Denver to a 16-13 win over San Diego.
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Denver Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow warms up before the AFC divisional playoff game against the New England Patriots at Gillette Stadium in Foxboro, Massachusetts on January 14, 2012. UPI/Matthew Healey
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Timothy Richard "Tim" Tebow[1] (pronounced /ˈtiːboʊ/; born August 14, 1987) is an American football quarterback for the Denver Broncos of the National Football League. He was drafted by the Broncos as the 25th overall pick in the 2010 NFL Draft. He played college football at Florida. Tebow played quarterback for Nease High School in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida and was ranked among the top quarterback prospects in the nation as a high school senior.[2] He ultimately chose to attend the University of Florida. As a backup to starter Chris Leak and a key situational contributor[3], Tebow helped the Gators win the national championship during the 2006 college football season. Tebow was the Gators' starting quarterback during the 2007 season and became the first college football player to both rush and pass for 20 or more touchdowns in a single season. Consequently, he became the first college sophomore to win the Heisman Trophy.[4] In 2008, Tebow led Florida to a 13-1 record and its second national championship in three years, and was named the offensive MVP of the national championship game. The Gators again went 13-1 and finished with a top- ranking in 2009, Tebow's senior year. Tebow is known as a dual threat quarterback, adept at both rushing and passing the football. At the conclusion of his college career, he held the Southeastern Conference's all-time records in both career passing efficiency and total rushing touchdowns, appearing second and tenth (respectively) in the NCAA record book in these categories[5]. Tebow was selected in the 1st round of the 2010 NFL draft by the Denver Broncos. He started the last three games of his rookie season and became the Broncos' full-time starting QB beginning in the 6th game of 2011. His team was 1-4 before Tebow began playing regularly, but immediately began winning with him on the field, often by coming from behind late in the 4th quarter or overtime. With his unorthodox NFL QB skillset, frequent expressions of religion, and ability to help his team win, Tim Tebow has attracted unprecedented praise, criticism, and attention from the sporting media and beyond. Commenting on Tebow's play and the attention he has garnered, many football players and observers have said that they "have never seen anything like it." [6][7][8][9]

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