Originally written on Down and Distance  |  Last updated 11/18/14

After his career ends, will New York Jets quarterback Tim Tebow enter politics in Florida? (Credit: AP Photo)

Whether or not you like Tim Tebow, you have to admit he garners attention wherever he ends up. First, in Florida, then in Denver and now, even as a backup, in New York, Tebow never struggles to gain attention.

Today, ESPN New York’s Rich Cimini published an extensive QA with the second string quarterback. With Tebow not being shy about where he stands on certain topics, one might wonder whether or not he would make for a good politician. According to Tim Tebow, entering politics is something he is already considering when his career is over.

Cimini asks, “With your popularity, especially in Florida, would you ever consider running for political office after you’re done with football?”

According to Tebow, it is something he would consider, “I haven’t ruled it out. Whatever avenue I feel like I can make a difference in, I’d love to do. I haven’t ruled out anything like that. It won’t be anytime soon in my future, but it’ll be something I’ll at least look at and consider one day.”

Apparently Obama loves him and Republicans love him, it seems as though it is only a matter of time before Tebow is entering politics.

At least Florida will get to once again bask in the media attention that comes with Tim Tebow

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