5 Reasons Why the Tim Tebow Trade to the Jets Will Be a Disaster

« Prev
1 of 7
Next »
Use your ← → (arrow) keys to browse the slideshow
5 Reasons Why the Tim Tebow Trade to the Jets Will Be a Disaster
Jim Rogash/Getty Images

In one of the craziest offseason days in recent NFL history, the announcement of Tim Tebow being traded to the Jets occurred at nearly the same moment the league dropped the hammer on the New Orleans Saints and their head coach, Sean Payton, suspending him for the 2012 season.

On paper, the trade for Tebow looks fine. He and a 2012 seventh-round pick are coming to New York, while the Denver Broncos acquired 2012 fourth and sixth-round picks. 

But while the move might look fine on a transaction wire, the acquisition of Tebow, an extremely popular but inconsistent quarterback, has disaster written all over it.  

Here are five big reasons why this trade will be a failure for all sides involved.  

Begin Slideshow »

Follow New York Jets from B/R on Facebook

Follow New York Jets from B/R on Facebook and get the latest updates straight to your newsfeed!

Team StreamTM

Out of Bounds

New York Jets

Subscribe Now

By signing up for our newsletter, you agree to our Terms and Privacy Policy.

Thanks for signing up.