Charles Barkley has serious doubts about whether or not Tim Tebow will last with the Jacksonville Jaguars.
Tebow has signed with the Jaguars as a tight end, and it’s without a doubt one of the most fascinating storylines in the NFL right now. (RELATED: David Hookstead Is The True King In The North When It Comes To College Football)
Unfortunately, the NBA legend doesn’t think it’s going to work out.
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Barkley said the following during a recent interview with ESPN Chicago, according to TMZ:
I think it’s going to be very difficult for him to just pick up football, another position…I think he’ll just be disrespectful to jocks saying, ‘Oh I haven’t played football, but I can come and be a pro at it.’ I just think that’s impossible, personally. Michael Jordan tried, he tried to play baseball. You can’t just go play a pro sport.
Hey, Chuck, how about a little positivity with the situation? I have no idea if Tebow will make it or not, but we should all be pulling for it.
One, it’s great for the Jaguars to have a spotlight on them. The franchise needs all the attention it can get.
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— Daily Caller (@DailyCaller) May 26, 2021
Two, it’ll trigger the hell out of the woke, pro-Kaepernick mob on social media. That’s more than enough for me to cheer for Tebow!
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) May 21, 2021
Maybe, Tebow lasts in the NFL as a tight end, and maybe, he doesn’t. Either way, there are tons of fans around the country pulling for him. I truly hope the dude makes it.