Watch: Tiger Woods once pumped up the Stanford football team with an inspirational speech and a green Masters jacket

Tiger Woods is yet to make his first appearance of the 2022 season on the golf course. In the meantime, the 15-time major championship winner has resorted to some mentoring activities. Recently, the 46-year-old professional was seen giving an inspirational speech to his alma mater football team.

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Eldrick Woods’ career is an inspiration to all. Not just for professional golfers. His courage and determination are a lesson for all athletes to learn. Recently, the 82-time PGA Tour winner took some time out and gave an inspirational speech to the Stanford University football team. At the time, Tiger was playing college golf for Stanford, making his visit all the more special.

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ST LOUIS, MO – AUGUST 11: Tiger Woods of the United States stands on the 15th hole during the third round of the 2018 PGA Championship at Bellerive Country Club on August 11, 2018 in St Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Stuart Franklin/Getty Images)

Woods was seen motivating the Stanford University football team. Stanford University posted their motivational speech on their Twitter account.

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In the video, Tiger said, “I wore this shirt for a reason. We are the homeland of champions. Who is the champion? Champion is a person who does not always win, but who fights to the end gives his life his soul, his heart whatever he has at any time.

He added, “So I decided to help you understand what it’s like to put your whole life and everything you have into something that means so much to you.”

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In the video, Tiger is seen pulling out one of his green jackets and putting it on the football team coach. It must be really inspiring for young college players to hear the best players in golf.

Woods’ final PGA Tour event

Tiger arguably made one of golf’s greatest comebacks last year at the PNC Championship. He played the event with his son, Charlie Axel Woods. The duo finished the event with an aggregate score of 25 under par, just two strokes behind the leaders. Team Woods finished second. Tiger and Charlie shot a final round of 57, 15 under par on their router for a solid finish.

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What do you think of Woods’ inspiring words? Share your opinions in the comments section.

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