Tim Tebow on punt team: Let's do it

Jets QB/cultural icon could be a game-changer on fourth down. Isn't that special?

Updated: September 4, 2012, 10:07 PM ET
By Rich Cimini | ESPNNewYork.com

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- Tim Tebow never will forget his first meeting with Mike Westhoff, the New York Jets' special-teams coordinator. He shook Westhoff's hand and, quicker than a punter's hang time, Tebow was on the dry-erase board in the coach's office, diagramming plays.

Specifically, gadget plays they could run with Tebow as the personal protector on the punt team.

"We threw around a bunch of ideas," Tebow said. "It was a lot of fun."

Tebow hadn't played a down of special ...

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