Curt Schilling: Media Celebrating Colin Kaepernick Vilified Tim Tebow for ‘Lowering His Head in Prayer to God’
While discussing San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s controversial refusal to stand for the National Anthem, former Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling recalled the very different treatment given by sports and political media to another football player who demonstrated his deeply-held beliefs on the field — Tim Tebow.
“This is the same sport whose media couldn’t wait, on a weekly basis, to vilify Tim Tebow for lowering his head in prayer to God as a Christian. The media had a field day. You go back and look at that, and they just went nuts and berated this guy,” Schilling told Breitbart’s Washington Political Editor Matthew Boyle on Tuesday’s edition of Breitbart News Daily on SiriusXM.
Schilling said the same media that mocked Tebow every week are now praising Kaepernick for demonstrating his beliefs. – READ MORE