The Christian Coalition of America told CBS St. Louis that there is a double standard of how Tebow‚Äôs religious beliefs were mocked compared to how Sam was received.
‚ÄúI think that there was so much pressure on (Tebow) and that anytime you zero in on someone they can be open to mistakes,‚ÄĚ said Michele Combs, spokeswoman for the Christian Coalition. ‚ÄúI do think that the pressure gets to you. I think that a lot of people wanted to see him fail unfortunately.‚ÄĚ
Combs stated that there was a bias toward Christianity.
‚ÄúI just think it‚Äôs amazing when someone talks about his religion, especially being a Christian, they are not embraced by the media or the Hollywood elite,‚ÄĚ Combs said, adding that Americans do want to see Tebow get treated fairly. ...