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#HappyBirthday @timtebow ;) since I first saw you at your #Heisman trophy ceremony in 2007, you’ve been #inspiring me in my #walk with #Christ & how to live a life as a true #servant. It’s been so awesome to see #God work His greatness through you in your #football career, in your family & with @timtebowfoundation ;) can’t wait to see what He has for you next! Have an amazing first day on the @secnetwork ;) happy 27th #birthday! #manofGod #joy #love #happiness #hubbymaterial

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Mahalo Marcus

Congratulations on winning the 2014 Heisman Trophy, and becoming the first Heisman trophy winner from the University of Oregon.

[Final Passage of his acceptance speech below.]

Two aspects of my life that I will never change. To the Polynesian community, I hope and pray that this is only the beginning. Young Poly athletes everywhere, you should take this as motivation, and dream big and strive for greatness.

Finally, Mom, Dad, Matt and the rest of my family, thank you. Thank you for sacrificing and providing me and Matt every opportunity we could have. Words can’t express how much you guys mean to me. I’m truly grateful to have you guys in my life.

Fa'afetai tele lava. God bless, and go Ducks.