Welcome back, Tiger!

From birdies to club twirls to fist pumps, Alex Myers discusses every aspect of Tiger Woods’ return to golf.

Released on 12/6/2016

Transcript

00:00
So Tiger Woods finally made his return to competitive golf
00:03
and boy, did he give us a lot to talk about.
00:06
Let's start with the good.
00:07
24 birdies led the field at the Hero World Challenge.
00:11
The bad, six double bogeys also led the field.
00:15
On the bright side, Woods's week was filled with pure putts
00:18
using that trusty old Scotty Cameron
00:21
and pure iron shots, including two near aces.
00:24
And at times he displayed a brilliant short game.
00:27
Of course, at times he displayed
00:29
a not so brilliant short game, also.
00:32
But who hasn't flubbed a chip shot
00:33
on grainy Bermuda grass?
00:35
That stuff's the worst.
00:37
And how about all the club twirls?
00:38
Those are a thing of beauty.
00:41
Well, most of the time.
00:43
Give the guy a break.
00:45
466 days away is a long time.
00:48
Sure, the Hero World Challenge is a glorified exhibition
00:51
but how can you not be excited to see
00:53
Tiger Woods playing golf again?
00:54
That Friday 65.
00:56
Those fist pumps.
00:58
Oh, and two words,
01:00
Sunday red.
01:02
Okay, so he stumbled to a final round 76
01:05
wearing that ensemble
01:06
and he only wound up beating three other players
01:09
in the 18-man field.
01:10
But most importantly, the most scrutinized back in sports
01:14
made it through the tournament without any of this.
01:18
Or this.
01:20
Or this.
01:21
For the most part, it was just plenty of this.
01:25
Welcome back, Tiger.
01:26
We missed you.
01:27
And if you're thinking about putting up
01:28
a Christmas Tree or some holiday lights around the house,
01:31
please, please, be careful.
01:35
(upbeat music)
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