Oilers great says CFL not an option for Tebow
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Warren Moon doesn’t think Tim Tebow’s skills would translate in the CFL game. (Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)
Tim Tebow is looking for a job after being released by the New York Jets on Monday. Oilers Hall of Fame quarterback Warren Moon doesn’t believe the 2007 Heisman Trophy winner’s search should progress north of the border.
In a radio interview on Wednesday, Moon said the Canadian Football League, which features a larger field and just three downs, isn’t the ideal place for Tebow to prove he can play the quarterback position.
“You have to be able to throw the ball up there, if anything. They throw the ball a lot. It’s only three downs, so the passing game is much more important up there, and there’s a lot more field to cover,” Moon said in an interview with SportsRadio 610.
“If you can’t throw the football, it doesn’t matter where you play quarterback,” he said. “You have to be able to throw it. That’s his biggest problem, just being able to complete passes, be an accura
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