Tiger joins John Daly’s exes as those who have Rolexes, signs 1st major endorsement deal in a couple of years. Tiger’s wrist has gone sponsor-less since Tag Heuer dropped him a few months ago but now has a new sponsor in Rolex.
Tiger will be a global ambassador for Swiss watch maker.
Already the Tiger/Time puns and comments are rolling in across the digital landscape. It is interesting how polarizing Tiger is to people. Some comments from Twitter (none of which are mine):
Is it Tiger’s Time once again?
Tiger doing time with Rolex
In the Tiger Woods pool, if you had “new endorsement deal” before “next victory,” congrats. You win.
Their watches must be slow – time caught up with Tiger two years ago.
Tiger Woods signs sponsorship deal with Rolex, will now be able to tell that it’s time to retire.
In related News Tag Heuer executives clean out offices.
Time is now.
Time is of the essence for Tiger.
Hopefully, his fancy watch comes with a compass to find his errant tee shots.
I have a feeling he’s gunna be making an epic comeback next season.