Tim Tebow may still have a future in the NFL after all.
The New England Patriots seem to think so and plan to sign him on Tuesday if he passes a physical.
He won't be a starting quarterback, of course, with Tom Brady on hand in Foxborough. But certainly he's an intriguing reclamation project — yet another chance for coach Bill Belichick to torture the New York Jets, who failed to find a role for Tebow last season.
And that could make for quite a Boston Tea-bow Party.
A person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press on Monday that Tebow will join the Patriots' minicamp on Tuesday and sign with the team, pending the medical exam. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because no official announcement had been made. Even when Tebow signs, there is no guarantee he will play for the Patriots.
ESPN first reported that Tebow would sign with New England.
Former Broncos general manager Ted Sundquist sees the logic in the move.