Just for a moment, let go of the normal connotations that go along with mentioning the name, Tim Tebow. Release all of the animosity and exhaustion from over-coverage of the young player and think about him this way: as the player who occupies the most important position in football for a playoff team.
Of course, there are numerous examinations, recommendations and speculations about why the Broncos will or will not continue their playoff run. Chief among them seem to be what effect Tebow will have on the game.
Forgetting the debate about what this means to Tebow's legacy, or projections for future NFL success, think about him in terms of what he can do in this one game to turn the fortunes for his team.
Just as any team would hang their hopes on their quarterback, so too should the Broncos, and here is why.