Pat Perez: In the Feb. 21, 2017, edition of his Sirius XM radio show, Perez said of Woods: The bottom line is he knows he can't beat anybody. "But he's got this new corporation that he started, so he's got to keep his name relevant to keep the corporation going. He's going to show up to a few events, he's going to try to play. He's gotta go out there and show the Monster Bag, he's going to show the TaylorMade driver. He's going to get on TV, he's got the Nike clothes, he's gotta keep that stuff relevant."
A few days later, Perez said on social media, and in interviews, that his comments were taken out of context. He told ESPN.com: "I had an opinion on Tiger, and I said it. No one wants to see Tiger come back, compete and win again more than me." He also said that he and Woods traded a few text messages, and that Woods wasn't pleased.he knows he can't beat anybody. "