So I'll preface this by saying that I'm not a believer in Tim Tebow. When he was first drafted, I thought "This guy is really physically talented and has a killer work ethic. There's no way he won't succeed in the NFL eventually." Then I saw him play.
I changed my mind immediately, deciding that no, he can't succeed as a quarterback in the NFL. Then, sure enough, the Broncos started winning games. Tebowmania came into full swing, and I was a "hater."
Still, even though I am no fan of Tebow, and even though I don't think he's the long-term solution, I think he's definitely earned the starting job next season (not just at training camp) for the Denver Broncos. Here are six reasons why: