The Most Influential People In My Life

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In life, sometimes it takes a village to help you become who you are. Yes, you can say that your parents are your most influential people in your life, but when you hit high school, you have to expand your horizons. At a very young age, I knew who I wanted to be and who my idols were. There have been so many people that have made important impacts on my life, especially in sports.
First and foremost, one of the most influential people in my life, that I have never met, just have watched him throughout the years from afar, is Tim Tebow. Tim Tebow was one of the greatest college football players to ever play the game, he had a stint in the NFL, and now he is pursuing another childhood dream of his of playing Major League Baseball. In college, Tebow’s fire and intensity and just the way he respected the game, put me in awe, I fell in love. Before he even got to the National Championship game, a few weeks earlier, he and the Gators lost to Ole Miss.
After the loss to Ole Miss, he held a press conference and stated, “To the fans and everybody in Gator Nation, I'm sorry," Tebow said that day. "I'm extremely sorry. We were hoping for an undefeated season. That was
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This guy has been determined and destined to prove people wrong every single day. People, sports critics especially, didn’t think he would ever make it in college football, but he did. He broke almost all records possible for a college football and a college quarterback, he is up there with one of the greats, Herschel Walker. They also said he wouldn’t make it into the NFL because of the way he threw and because he wasn’t a pocket passer and that he was the first left-handed quarterback since Michael Vick and Steve Young. It was a crazy sight to see, I have never seen a guy work so hard in my entire life to pursue a dream he has had for a long time. Eventually, after all the hours, he got his shot with the Denver

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