Florham Park, N.J.- In a scene like none seen before it, the New York area media swarmed the Jets training facilities at 1 Jets Drive looking to devour Tim Tebow and everything that comes with him. Hours before noon the field house was occupied with hundreds of reporters, all equipped with cameras and notepads, just itching to get some quality sound bites from the man that’s half football player, half rock star. People have all sorts of questions about how he can handle NFL defenses, but there is no doubt that he can handle this relentless New York media.
For 32 minutes and change reporters came at him from every angle, trying to bait him into saying something controversial to no avail. He’s too polished of a public speaker to make that mistake. He calmly and graciously stood at the podium and fielded all sorts of questions, ranging from everything between how Sanchez and him will coexist, his familiarity with the coaching staff and his outspoken faith. Over and over he gushed about how “excited to be a Jet” he is and how willing he is to do whatever he can to help this team win. (more…)