VIDEO: New Tiger Woods Nike ad reminds us that golf is a sport

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Pretty bold ad here from Nike depicting Tiger Woods in his new golf shoes as an elite athlete playing a real sport.

I usually love Nike ads and I think the concept of this one is actually pretty cool but I have to say it feels a little ... forced. The boxing referee thing was bizarre.

I'm in the "Tiger Woods is a fantastic athlete and golf is definitely a sport" camp and like I said, the premise of the commercial is cool (He faces all the tough things other athletes face!) -- I'm just not in love with the execution.

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Kyle Porter began his sports writing career with CBS Sports in 2012. He covers golf, writes poetry about Rory McIlroy's swing, stays ready on Tiger watch and loves the Masters more than anyone you know.... Full Bio

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