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America’s third-string QB Tim Tebow has signed a contract with the Mets and now will mostly dedicate himself to pursuing a baseball career.

Suffice it to say, social media had an abundance of reactions to this bit of news. So to give you a sampling of said reactions, let’s drop in on Twitter and highlight a few notable tweets regarding Tebow and the Mets …

First, the one that started it all. Note the glamour shot in lieu of an image of Teebs, you know, actually playing baseball …

The local angle …

Possible peer-group reaction …

Dept. of Soothsaying …

Live from the Mets-Garth Brooks nexus …

The inevitable yet still harsh comparison …

On the rumblings of the hype machine …

The Braves’ angle in all of this …

But on the other hand …

The standing offer of the day …

Dept. of Inevitable T-Shirts …

Dept. of Media Relations …

Possible glimpse into the future …

Now for some #facts …

And now for the co-option of Mr. Flores’ grief …

And now a glimpse of the far-flung Tebowian future …

In unsparing conclusion …

Tim Tebow signed with the Mets. Did you know that? Did you?


Source: CBS Sports Headlines / Baseball Twitter reacts to Tim Tebow’s signing with the Mets