NFL Pro Bowler Has a Heartwarming Reaction to Tiger Woods News

Published 04/09/2023, 9:50 PM EDT

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Every sport has that one player who disrupts everything and instantly becomes the athlete every other contender wants to beat. A perfect example of it is Tiger Woods. Woods has showcased an exemplary flair for the sport, relentlessly pioneering his way through the golfing world. Even after he sustained massive injuries due to his accident, Woods was able to come back with a bang. Even with his advanced age and injury complications, everyone expected him to perform with his usual excellence at this year’s Masters.

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However, it seems like the golfer’s body isn’t in line with the goals he has in mind. After making the initial cut at the 2023 Masters, Woods cryptically hinted at being unable to play the next two rounds. Alas, it seems like disaster has struck. While some disheartening news has come to light, Woods’ fans took to Twitter to showcase their love for their idol. One of these fans was an ex-NFL player.

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Sadly, Woods will have to pull out of the 2023 Masters. The Hall of Famer will not be playing in the third round on Sunday due to an injury aggravation. Before this news went viral, ex-NFL Pro-Bowler, Robert Griffin III took to Twitter to endorse Woods.

He mentioned how the sport of golf seems a lot better when Woods is on the course. The ex-Baltimore Ravens quarterback plastered his own Twitter feed with this message. Soon after, fans’ comments rolled in.

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They took to Twitter to showcase their support for Woods and applaud him despite his injured state.

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As the news of Woods pulling out due to his injury went viral, fans took to RG3’s post and lamented. One fan mentioned how Woods is the toughest athlete.

Furthermore, there were fans who spoke about his past glory.

There were also comments about how emotional the fans got after seeing him struggle.

Furthermore, fans agreed with RG3’s comments regardless of Woods’ competition status.

However, there were comments about people who missed Woods before his injury.

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All in all, fans were sympathetic to Woods’ condition. Fans seemed like they couldn’t bare the sight of someone like Woods struggling to play.

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As RG3’s belief in Woods went viral, a lot of support came for the golfer. Regardless, Woods has pulled out of this year’s main golfing event. It only remains to be seen if he’ll be back next year with renewed strength.

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Aditya Rajput

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Aditya Rajput is a prime-time NFL writer at EssentiallySports, bringing his unique perspective to the world of football. With a Bachelor's degree in Psychology and Advertising from a prestigious university, Rajput uses his expertise in human behavior and decision-making to provide insightful analysis of the motivations and strategies of NFL athletes. Rajput is a passionate sports enthusiast who is particularly drawn to the legacy of Tom Brady, whom he considers to be the greatest quarterback in history.
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