Not solely has it been confirmed that former NFL quarterback and one-time Heisman Trophy winner Tim Tebow has labored out with the Jacksonville Jaguars as a tight end although the 33-year-old hasn’t appeared in a regular-season sport since 2012. Jaguars normal supervisor Trent Baalke mentioned final week the membership would deal with the Tebow matter in some unspecified time in the future after the NFL Draft that completed on Saturday, and Jacksonville chief soccer technique officer Tony Khan, the son of franchise proprietor Shad Khan, instructed Bleacher Report on Tuesday a reunion between Tebow and head coach Urban Meyer might be imminent.
“Tim has definitely come in and worked out,” Tony Khan defined, per Michael David Smith of Pro Football Talk. “So beyond that, I can’t say too much, but Tim has come in and worked out as a tight end. That’s not a position that we’ve seen him play, but it’s a position that he’s been practicing at with us. So that will be interesting to see how that contributes to us on offense, too. Obviously Urban knows Tim really well and Tim has got a great history of winning. Urban really believes he can help us, and I think it makes a lot of sense. And it’s a position where we need to get better.”
Tebow loved the best successes of his soccer profession enjoying beneath Meyer on the University of Florida, and it is believed Meyer want to use the minor-league baseball dropout much like how the New Orleans Saints make the most of Taysom Hill as a so-called Swiss Army Knife offensive weapon. Meyer would possible additionally ask Tebow to mentor rookie and first-overall draft decide Trevor Lawrence by the summer time and, probably, the autumn.