Tim Tebow: Mets outfielder? Former quarterback signs minor-league contract

Tim Tebow “Tebowing” taken on Jan. 1, 2012,  at Sports Authority Field at Mile High.  (Ed Clemente Photography/Wikimedia Commons)

Tim Tebow, former quarterback for the Denver Broncos, is going to sign a contract with the New York Mets to play minor-league baseball, the team announced today.

Tebow announced the change of sports last month. He’ll go to the Mets Instructional League.

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