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Welcome to the Tebow-free zone

In a piece now posted on ESPNBoston.com, we appeal to those who might be over-Tebowed.

"Welcome to the non-Tebow zone," Mike Reiss writes.

"The New England Patriots visit the Denver Broncos on Sunday (CBS, 4:15 p.m. ET) and while the Broncos quarterback who will not be named here is one of the more compelling NFL stories to come along in recent memory, there is a lot more to this matchup than just him."

Reiss then lists eight of the top non-Tebow storylines in the game:

1. Patriots can clinch a playoff berth.

2. Tom Brady's struggles in Denver.

3. Rob Gronkowski's encore.

4. Special teams and Denver's Matt Prater.

5. Denver running back Willis McGahee's revival.

6. Nate Solder's homecoming and why he's a key player for the Patriots.

7. Unsettled Patriots secondary.

8. Can a No. 2 receiver emerge if needed?