Discussion

Joe Namath rips Jets' Tebow trade

Updated: March 22, 2012, 11:40 AM ET
By Jane McManus | ESPNNewYork.com

Joe Namath offered scathing criticism of the New York Jets' decision to trade for quarterback Tim Tebow as a backup for recently extended starter Mark Sanchez.

"I do not agree with this situation," Namath said. "I can't agree with it. I just think it's a publicity stunt. I really think it's wrong. I can't go for it."

Namath spoke to Michael Kay and Don La Greca on ESPN New York 1050 on Wednesday while the Jets and Broncos were trying to work through a snag in the ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

EDITORS' PICKS

  • Wilson To See Specialist
    David Wilson will see a specialist and won't play in Sunday's HOF game.
  • Lucky Pen
    The Yanks needed all of their 12 runs to back a bullpen burning low on gas.
  • Keeping Confidence
    Despite a disappointing performance against the Phillies, Dillon Gee says he is feeling good.
  • 'It's Who We Are'
    Rex has "no idea" why his players are so confident. Oh, really?
  • Mission: Impossible
    Eli Manning complete 70 percent of his passes? Don't count on it.

ALSO SEE