December 8, 2013
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Tim Tebow is taking his star power to
sport's biggest stage.
The former Florida quarterback and his mother will appear in a
30-second commercial during the Super Bowl next month. The
Christian group Focus on the Family says the Tebows will share a
personal story centering on the theme "Celebrate Family, Celebrate
The group isn't releasing details, but the commercial is likely
to be a anti-abortion message chronicling Pam Tebow's 1987
pregnancy. After getting sick during a mission trip to the
Philippines, she ignored a recommendation by doctors to abort her
fifth child and gave birth to Tim.
The 2007 Heisman Trophy winner ended his college career with
several NCAA, Southeastern Conference and school records, and two