Much of the college football community was taken by surprise when Urban Meyer announced that he plans to step down as the head coach of the Ohio State Buckeyes after this season and retire. Meyer cited that his deteriorating health is the reason for leaving, and that offensive coordinator Ryan Day would take over at the helm.
One person who was not surprised by the news, however, is former college football star and New York Mets farmhand Tim Tebow, who played under Meyer for four decorated years at Florida.
WATCH: Tim Tebow discusses Urban Meyer’s retirement, health issues at Florida https://t.co/ByB3NmfPaj— SEC Football News (@SECfootball) December 8, 2018
Tebow stated that he has known about Meyer's health issues and discussed them with him, so his retirement announcement was by no means out of the blue. According to Tebow, there were times at Florida where he would have to coerce Meyer into eating saying, "H