Tim Tebow signs a 'multiyear' extension to remain with ESPN

Tim Tebow has signed a "multiyear" extension to remain with ESPN as a college football analyst, the network announced on Monday.

Tebow has been with ESPN since 2014 when he was hired as the SEC Network's first analyst. Tebow will continue to be a part of ESPN's College Football Playoff coverage and as part of the SEC Network's pregame show, "SEC Nation."

According to ESPN, Tebow will still be free to pursue a career in baseball. The former NFL quarterback is in his first season as a minor league outfielder in the New York Mets' farm system.

Tebow is hitting .242 with 2 home runs in 26 games in single-A.

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Tim Tebow's first day at Mets camp
Sep 19, 2016; Port St. Lucie, FL, USA; New York Mets outfielder Tim Tebow (15) high fives a fan after his workout at the Mets Minor League Complex. Mandatory Credit: Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports
Sep 19, 2016; Port St. Lucie, FL, USA; New York Mets outfielder Tim Tebow (15) walks to the dugout after hitting during his workout at the Mets Minor League Complex. Mandatory Credit: Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports
PORT ST. LUCIE, FL - SEPTEMBER 19: Tim Tebow #15 of the New York Mets works out at an instructional league day at Tradition Field on September 19, 2016 in Port St. Lucie, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)
Sep 19, 2016; Port St. Lucie, FL, USA; New York Mets Outfielder Tim Tebow (15) prepares to hit during his workout at the Mets Minor League Complex. Mandatory Credit: Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports
Sep 19, 2016; Port St. Lucie, FL, USA; New York Mets outfielder Tim Tebow (15) begins his workout at the Mets Minor League Complex. Mandatory Credit: Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports
Sep 19, 2016; Port St. Lucie, FL, USA; New York Mets Outfielder Tim Tebow (15) hits during soft toss drills during his workout at the Mets Minor League Complex. Mandatory Credit: Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports
PORT ST. LUCIE, FL - SEPTEMBER 19: Tim Tebow #15 of the New York Mets works out at an instructional league day at Tradition Field on September 19, 2016 in Port St. Lucie, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)
Sep 19, 2016; Port St. Lucie, FL, USA; New York Mets outfielder Tim Tebow (15) warms up before his workout at the Mets Minor League Complex. Mandatory Credit: Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports
Sep 19, 2016; Port St. Lucie, FL, USA; New York Mets Outfielder Tim Tebow (15) warms up before his workout at the Mets Minor League Complex. Mandatory Credit: Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports
PORT ST. LUCIE, FL - SEPTEMBER 19: Tim Tebow #15 of the New York Mets works out at an instructional league day at Tradition Field on September 19, 2016 in Port St. Lucie, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)
Sep 19, 2016; Port St. Lucie, FL, USA; A detailed view of the batting helmet and baseball bats of New York Mets outfielder Tim Tebow (15) during his workout at the Mets Minor League Complex. Mandatory Credit: Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports
Sep 19, 2016; Port St. Lucie, FL, USA; New York Mets outfielder Tim Tebow (15) takes a selfie photo with a fan after his workout at the Mets Minor League Complex. Mandatory Credit: Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports
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