"I actually think the way I (pronounce) it, it will probably be a little bit off, so I'm going to be working on that," he said.
Tebow also joked that he was thinking about saying, "Gentlemen, Giddy Up!" instead.
It was all part of his duties as grand marshal. The races are sponsored by Gatorade, and Tebow recently agreed to make appearances for the sports drink giant. A source close to Tebow told The Gainesville Sun that the quarterback will "worry about sponsorships after the NFL Draft."
And it looks like Go Daddy was trying to cozy up to Tebow too. Well, sort of.
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