Tim Tebow has been released by The Eagles.


The Philadelphia Eagles have cut former Heisman Trophy winner Tim Tebow, leaving him out of work on Labor Day weekend.

It's unclear, reports ESPN, whether they will stick with a two-man roster ofSam Bradford and Mark Sanchez or look for a new third quarterback.

ESPN writes:
Although he did not start in Philadelphia's preseason finale, Tebow played well Thursday against theNew York Jets, completing 11 of 17 passes for 189 yards and two touchdowns.Tebow won the 2007 Heisman Trophy and helped the University of Florida win two national championships during his decorated college career but has not appeared in an NFL regular-season game since December 2012.

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