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Tim Tebow is back in the NFL after signing with the Jacksonville Jaguars

The 2007 Heisman Trophy award winner will reunite with his former school coach Urban Meyer in Jacksonville, the place he’ll transition to tight finish.

“I need to thank the Jaguars for the alternative to compete and earn the likelihood to be a part of this crew,” Tebow stated in a statement.

“I do know it will likely be a problem, but it surely is a problem I embrace. I’m devoted to taking the course of our teaching workers and studying from my teammates. I recognize everybody’s help as I embark on this new journey.”

Tebow, 33, final performed in the NFL in a preseason sport in 2015 earlier than switching to pursue a broadcasting profession after which spending a while on MLB’s New York Mets minor league system from 2016 to 2019.

Tim Tebow playing for the New York Mets on September 19, 2016.

A two-time nationwide champion with the Gators, Tebow was chosen in the first spherical of the 2010 NFL Draft by the Denver Broncos, the place he performed for 2 seasons.

The Jacksonville native performed a complete of 35 video games in his first stint in the NFL, the place he performed with the Broncos, the New York Jets and transient stints with the New England Patriots and Philadelphia Eagles.

At the University of Florida, Tebow was a two-time SEC Player of the Year, two-time First-Team All-American and AP participant of the Year in 2007.

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