Former Heisman Trophy winner and current ESPN analyst Tim Tebow is planning to pursue a professional baseball career, according to ESPN.
Tebow, an NFL quarterback from 2010 to 2012, plans to workout for all 30 Major League Baseball teams later this month.
“Obviously, we support Tim in his pursuit of a baseball career, as we have in all his ventures,” said Jimmy Sexton, Tebow’s football agent,
Tebow hit .494 and was an All-State baseball player as a high school junior in Florida. But, he hasn’t participated in a full season since 2005.
He played for the Denver Broncos and the New York Jets in his three-year NFL career, compiling 17 total touchdowns and nine interceptions.