Tebow is the right play for Jets

Denver QB is a good football player, and Gang doesn't have enough of those

Updated: March 22, 2012, 11:07 AM ET
By Ian O'Connor | ESPNNewYork.com

Tim Tebow is a better football player than Drew Stanton, a better backup quarterback for the New York Jets, and so the Jets cut a smart deal with the Denver Broncos even after a long day of looking so hopelessly dumb.

They were hit with what amounted to a $2.5 million fine for getting involved in a messy squabble over Tebow's contract, or at least the part that said a trading partner would owe Denver $5 million. The bumbling billionaire, Woody Johnson, knew he had to pay up.

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