"I know we didn't practice it," Westhoff said. At one point Westhoff said Tebow was a “distraction.” Westhoff said his special-teams role with Tebow was expected to be “one percent” of Tebow’s total package. Westhoff appeared on WQAM in Miami on Friday to discuss the situation in New York. And he had plenty to say. About Tim Tebow. NEW YORK Mike Westhoff, the Jets' recently retired special teams coordinator, tells a Florida radio station that the way the team handled Tim Tebow was "an absolute mess." Liberated from his title of special teams coordinator for the Jets, Mike Westhoff was free to be candid in the wake of a disappointing and at times comical 6-10 season. Regardless of whether you like or don’t like Tebow as a player or a person, he led the Broncos to the final eight in 2011.