Both are world-class athletes who take their training very seriously. Also, both have expressed a desire to remain virgins until marriage.
So when Tebow’s teammate Nick Mangold suggested on Twitter that the two should get together as a “match made in heaven,” it seemed like an innocent joke.
Jones, however, raised the stakes by responding to Mangold with the insinuation that Tebow might already be spoken for.
@nickmangold thanks Nick but i actually heard tebow has a girlfriend he just isn’t saying it publicly. the search continues…
— Lolo Jones (@lolojones) May 29, 2012
That sound you hear is the New York tabloids scrambling to find the lucky lady — if she is out there — and tell the story of Tim Tebow’s secret girlfriend. For now, we’ll just have to wonder.