Tim Tebow announced Tuesday morning that his return to professional football has ended.
The former University of Florida quarterback and Heisman Trophy winner revealed that he has been released by the Jacksonville Jaguars.
“Thankful for the highs and even the lows, the opportunities, and the setbacks,” Tebow said on Twitter. “I’ve never wanted to make decisions out of fear of failure and I’m grateful for the chance to have pursued a dream …”
A second tweet added, “Thank you to the @Jaguars organization and everyone who has supported me in this journey.
“And we know that…God works all things together for good. Romans 8:28.”
Thank you to the @Jaguars organization and everyone who has supported me in this journey.
And we know that…God works all things together for good. Romans 8:28
— Tim Tebow (@TimTebow) August 17, 2021
Before joining the Jaguars this year, the 33-year-old Tebow last appeared in the NFL during the 2015 preseason with the Philadelphia Eagles.
He won two national championships and the 2007 Heisman Trophy at Florida and was drafted by the Denver Broncos in 2010.
Tebow had his best season with the Broncos in 2011, playing in 14 games and leading his team to the