NEW YORK -

In an interview with CBS New York, football player Tim Tebow said that he will consider running for office after his sports career is over.

"I haven't ruled it out," the Jets’ backup quarterback said. "Whatever avenue I feel like I can make a difference in, I’d love to do.”

No specific office was discussed, but Tebow told CBS New York that "Whatever avenue I feel like I can make a difference in, I’d love to do.”

Tebow went on to say that five years after his retirement, he’d hope to continue doing charity work through his foundation and “making a difference in people’s lives."

Read more at CBS New York.