Tim Tebow is a cultural revolution. Have your doubts? Read this story which is slated to appear in the Oct. 31 issue of ESPN The Magazine.
THE BACKUP QUARTERBACK is the perfect vessel. Followers are not allowed to witness what the coaches see during practices and film sessions, hence they are free to endow their hero with whatever qualities they desire. And so the backup quarterback sprouts up whole and flawless on the sideline every Sunday, brimming with potential glory. He is free of sin. He is the embodiment of hope. He is the quintessential sports messiah. – Tim Keown (ESPN The Magazine)