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Osi Umenyiora calls for players to be more like Tim Tebow

Osi Umenyiora stands in front of a Giants

Osi Umenyiora stands in front of a Giants mosaic made up of over 20,000 M&M's candies at M&M'S World in Times Square. (July 24, 2012) Photo Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy

Osi Umenyiora had some advice for the rest of the NFL, particularly the portion of players who ran afoul of the law this offseason.

His suggestion: Be more like Tim.

"I know everybody likes to make fun of Tim Tebow, talk about him, but he sets an outstanding example," Umenyiora said Tuesday. "I think if more people would focus and try to be like him and carry themselves the way he does,...

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