SPARTA, KY - JUNE 30: Brad Keselowski, driver of the No. 2 Miller Lite Dodge, "Tebows" in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Quaker State 400 at Kentucky Speedway on June 30, 2012 in Sparta, Ky. (Photo by Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images)
Saturday's news that the New England Patriots were planning to cut Tim Tebow doubtless came as a huge blow to the legion of loyal Tebow fans across the country.
We in NASCAR, however, prefer to look at it as one of them one-door-closes-and-another-one-opens kind of deals.
While Tebow's National Football League career might be toast, the former Florida Gators quarterback could make a damn good living in NASCAR.
Jimmie Johnson appeared on FOX Sports Live Sunday night to talk about his sixth NASCAR championship. In the one-on-one interview with Dan O'Toole, he was also asked about McNabb's controversal comments about drivers not being athletes.