(USATODAY) — On Saturday, the Philadelphia Eagles released Tim Tebow from their 53-man roster. That afternoon, the quarterback posted a message on Twitter thanking the team for the opportunity.
"Thanks @Eagles and Coach Kelly for giving me the opportunity to play the game I love! Romans 8:28 #Blessed"
Over the course of preseason, Tebow seemed to have produced just enough to earn a spot on the final roster, including an impressive two touchdowns in the team’s last preseason game.
Advertisement - story continues below