Monday, November 9, 2009

Tim Tebow: 2009 SI Sportsman of the Year?

This should not surprise you: I think that Tim Tebow is the easy and obvious choice for 2009 Sports Illustrated Sportsman of the Year.

It remains to be seen whether he actually will win -- and we're going to dig a lot more into this as we get closer to the December 1 reveal, and I think he will -- but he has at least one other vote.

SI's Austin Murphy -- who wrote the Missionary Tebow cover story in July -- thinks Tebow deserves the honor.
This nomination is pegged less to his production on the field than to his actions away from it. With an easy smile and a remarkably tireless, selfless example, Tebow has demonstrated to a generation of football fans that it's cool to be kind.

5 comments:

  1. If he wins (which he should) it'll be well deserved.

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  2. Obviously you do, since you took the time to comment and all.

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  3. Should've clarified my who cares for idiots like you Brittany. Who cares about SI sportsman of the year.

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  4. Hahaha keep it classy Al, no need to call someone an idiot when you make a broad statement and someone doesn't interpret it the way you meant it. And to answer your question I'm pretty sure lots of people care about SI Sportsman of the Year.

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