Tim Tebow is an American professional baseball player and a former professional football quarterback. The athlete rose to prominence as one of the greatest quarterbacks in the history of college football. In addition to his athletic prowess, Tebow is also known for being an outspoken Christian who professes his faith valiantly. He often engages in a practice of genuflecting in prayer on the field and this act has come to be known as “Tebowing”.
Tebow is well known around the USA and even beyond but before all the glitz and glamour, he was just a young man with big dreams. He was born on the 14th of August 1987 and it is noteworthy that his full birth name is Timothy Richard Tebow. The athlete was born to parents identified as Bob and Pam Tebow and happens to be their last child.
Tebow was born in Manila, the capital city of the Philippines. However, he grew up in the USA because his family moved from the Philippines to Jacksonville, Florida when he was just three years old. Tim has four siblings; two sisters named Christy and Katie and two brothers named Robby and Peter.
Who Is The Woman In Tim Tebow’s Life?
Interest in Tim Tebow’s love life has been high over the years as he often professed to be a strong Christian who is also a virgin. Tebow also maintained that he would remain a virgin until the day he gets married. Because of this, many people have dubbed him ‘the most famous virgin in football’.
The athlete’s profession of his faith has made people curious about who the woman in his life is. Well, we can authenticate that Tim Tebow is now a married man. He is married to a woman called Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters.
How Tim Met Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters
Tim Tebow’s wife is a very beautiful woman. She is a South African model who won the Miss Universe beauty pageant of 2017. The exact manner in which Tim Tebow and Nel-Peters met and began to date is not quite public knowledge, however, we know that they started dating in 2017 when Nel-Peters was still the reigning Miss Universe. They have remained together ever since then.
On January 10, 2019, Tebow revealed to his many fans that he and Nel-Peters were engaged and that they were eagerly looking forward to when they will tie the knot as husband and wife. Eventually, they got married on January 20, 2020, in Franschhoek, South Africa. The wedding was attended by close friends and family members.
How Much Is He Worth?
There is no doubt at all that Tim Tebow has made quite a lot of money over the years, having engaged himself in various lucrative ventures. He has been both a player and a TV analyst of American basketball.
As of this writing, Tebow’s net worth is believed to be around $4 million and this figure is expected to rise in the coming years.
A Breakdown of How He Made His Fortune
From what we have discussed thus far, it is pretty obvious that this athlete has been able to earn from multiple sources. Here is a breakdown of how he accumulated his fortune over the years.
Earnings from His Football and Baseball Career
On the 29th of July 2010, Tim Tebow signed a five-year contract with the Denver Broncos of NFL. His contract was valued at $11.25 million, however, it was reported that the footballer could earn as much as $33 million through performance-based incentives. According to reports, the contract guaranteed $8.7 million.
Tim later left the Broncos and joined the New York Jets where he was receiving a base salary of about $895,000. He would eventually sign a one-year contract with Philadelphia Eagles. Reports have it that he earned $4.1 million during his time with the Eagles.
It was sometime in September 2016 that the athlete inked a minor league contract with New York Met and kicked off his career as a professional baseball player. Even though what he has been earning as a baseball player isn’t known to the public, there is no doubt it has contributed to his net worth.
Income from Broadcasting Endeavors
Interestingly, Tim Tebow is also a broadcaster. He began his broadcasting career in December 2013 when he signed a multi-year deal with ESPN as a college football analyst. The exact worth of his deal with ESPN isn’t known but it is believed that it is worth millions. Tim now appears on SEC Network and ABC News as a co-host of ABC’s Good Morning America.