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Saturday, December 08, 2007

Tim Tebow's pro-life message

Back in September I wrote briefly that University of Florida quarterback Tim Tebow was an excellent Christian witness. Well, tonight Tim Tebow won the Heisman Trophy, given to the best college football player in the country.

It turns out that when his mother was pregnant with him, she fell sick and was urged to abort him, because the fetus was too damaged. Today he wins the Heisman Trophy. The Gainesville Sun gives the full story here.

Additionally, Tebow mentions this toward the end of his post-award interview with Chris Fowler:

Congratulations to Tim Tebow and to his mother for her faithful courage.

P.S. Here's his acceptance speech: