Tebow said in an interview with ESPN New York on Tuesday that, "I haven't ruled it out," when asked about a possible run for election after retiring from football. Tebow continued to say, "It won't be anytime soon in my
future, but it'll be something I'll at least look at and consider one
Is there such thing as a backup politician? If so, Tebow would be great at diverting bad press by making headlines of his own, juking-by and barreling through barbs from rival candidates and occasionally delivering promises with little to no accuracy.
The 'wildcat' quarterback went on to say in the interview that five years after football he wants to continue to make a difference in people's lives.
"I want to do that while I'm playing football, and I want to do that
after I'm done playing football," said Tebow. "I want to do that until the day I die
because I don't look at that as a profession or a career."
Right now Tebow can't help but make a difference in people's lives with as much national coverage he's attracting. On the season, the most popular quarterback in the world has completed zero passes on zero attempts for zero yards. He's added 33 yards on six rushes out of the Jets super-secret occasional option offense. It's not a wildcat; that's when a non-quarterback lines up under center. That is, unless the Jets are making a statement by calling it a 'wildcat' offense, saying Tebow is not a quarterback.
It's not hard to round up all the world's best retired knuckleballers.
"You give people nothing
to live for. You suck."
–From Deadspin.com, Kansas City radio host "Bulldog" Bob Fescoe on the Chiefs start to the season.
What's a 6-foot-6 anthropomorphic cat to do during an NHL lockout? If you're hiring, his Panthers.com bio says he likes playing outside and dislikes being called a bear or a tiger.
#FlaPanthers have laid off mascot Stanley C Panther. This is confirmed.
— George Richards (@GeorgeRichards) September 18, 2012
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