He mad a statement apologizing for all of his actions and stating he will return to golf but just does not know when.
He is done counselling and is now working out and getting himself into golf shape.
He has a long way back to return to the pga and get his life in order.
He is right on schedule with his recovery from right knee surgery.
He is hoping to be ready for the start of the 2009 golf season.
He is a golf prodigy
He underwent successful surgery on his injured right knee. He is currently recovering from the surgery.
His streak of playing in 46 consecutive major championships came to and end this week as he is out for the rest of the 2008 golf season with an injured left knee.
He is out for the rest of the 2008 golf season after under going surgery on his injured left knee.
He won the 2008 U.S. Open defeating Rocco Mediate on the first hole of sudden death playoff.
Two years ago he lost his father. He missed the cut in the first tournament that he played in after losing his father.
He is the #1 ranked golfer in the world.
He has won 14 Major Championships. He is 4 behind Jack Nicklaus for most Major Championships.
He weighs 185 pounds.
He won eight times on the PGA Tour in 1999. He was the first golfer since Johnny Miller to win eight times in one year on the PGA Tour.
In 2000, he was named World Champion of Champions by L'Equipe in France.
He won the Espy award as Male Athlete of the Year in 1997, 1999 and 2000.
He has the most career victories out of any active player on the PGA Tour.
Through 2007, he has won $94,038,162 worldwide and $76,579,376 was won on the PGA Tour.
He was named Golf World Man of the Year in 1994.
He was named World Sportsman of the Year in 1999 and 2000.
He had the lowest scoring average ever in 2007. His scoring average was 67.79 strokes.
At age 5 he was in Golf Digest.
He started imitating his father's golf swing when he was six months old.
He has been on the U.S Presidents Cup team five times. He was on it in 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005 and 2007.
He is a 7 time PGA Tour Vardon Trophy winner.
In all of his major victories, he has had the outright lead or at least a share of the lead after the third round.
He always wears a red shirt on the final round of every tournament he plays. He has done this for many years now.
When he turned pro, he signed a contract with Nike that was worth $40,000,000 and all he had to do was wear Nike clothes and he signed a contract with Titleist that was worth $20,000,000.
He won the U.S. Junior Amateur Championship in 1991 and 1992.
Tiger Woods won the 2008 Accenture Match Play, which had seemed improbable because in the first and third rounds he nearly lost. This was his 63rd PGA Tour victory, and he's now ahead of Arnold Palmer in career PGA Tour victories.
After winning the U.S Open on Monday, June 16, 2008, Tiger Woods moved ahead of Ben Hogan for third all time on the career PGA Tour victories with 65 victories.
Tiger Woods is able to do a maximum bench press of 300 pounds. He reportedly does reps at 190 pounds.
Tiger won the first FedEx Cup ever on September 16, 2007. He won by 8 strokes and won $10 million. This is his 61st win and that brings him one win away from tying Arnold Palmer.
Tiger and his wife Elin welcomed their first child, a daughter named Sam Alexis, on June 18, 2007.
Tiger Woods won the 2006 WGC-CA Championship.
Tiger is in the running, along with Tennis world number one Roger Federer and seven-time World Formula One Driver Michael Schumacher, for a third Laureus World Sportsman of the Year Award in April 2007. The winner will be chosen by the 43 members of the Laureus World Sports Academy, with the decision made public on April 2, 2007.
Tiger won the British Open in 2000, 2002, 2005 and 2006.
Tiger won the Buick Open in 2002 and again in 2006.
Tiger won the Ford Championship in both 2005 and 2006.
Tiger has won the PGA Tour Player of the Year award 9 times: 1997, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2005, 2006 and 2007.
Tiger won the Buick Invitational in 1999, 2003, 2005 and 2006.
In 2006, Tiger was named #5 out of the Top 100 Celebrities by Forbes.
Tiger won his first Masters in 1997. He again won the Masters in 2001, 2002 and 2005.
Tiger has been the PGA Tour Money Leader 6 times: 1997, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002 and 2005.
Tiger won the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship in 2003 and 2004.
In the 2004 Ryder Cup, Tiger paired with Phil Mickelson.
On October 5, 2004, Tiger married his long-time girlfriend Elin Nordegren. They married at a lavish wedding ceremony in Barbados.
Tiger won the Bay Hill Invitational in 2000, 2001, 2002 and 2003.
Tiger won the U.S Open in 1999, 2000 2002, and 2008.
In 2002, Tiger won the WGC-American Express Championship.
Tiger won the WGC-NEC Invitational in 1999 and again in 2001.
Tiger won the Memorial Tournament in 1999, 2000 and 2001.
Tiger won the Mercedes Championship in 1997 and 2000.
In 2000, Tiger won the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am and the Bell Canadian Open.
In July of 2000, Tiger became the youngest player ever to win all four majors: The PGA Championship, The Us Open, The British Open, and The Masters.
Tiger is the only two-time winner as an individual of Sports Illustrated magazine's "Sportsman of the Year" award (1996, 2000).
In 1999, Tiger won the National Car Rental Golf Classic and the Motorola Western Open.
In 1998, Tiger won the Bellsouth Classic.
In 1997, Tiger won the Bryon Nelson Golf Classic and the Motorola Classic.
In 1996, Tiger won the 1996 Las Vegas Invitational.
Tiger got his nickname "Tiger" from one of his father's friends.
Tiger became only the third player to win the Masters in two consecutive years.
Tiger and his now-wife, model Elin Nordegren, were introduced by Swedish golf star Jesper Parnevik, who had employed her as a nanny.
Tiger was just 16 and still in high school when he played in his first professional golf tournament, the Nissan Los Angeles Open.
Tiger attended Stanford University, but dropped out early to become a professional golfer.
Tiger was just eight years old when he scored his first hole-in-one.
Tiger loves to go fly-fishing and owns 17 fishing rods and reels. His favorite fishing spots are Alaska and Ireland.
Tiger is one of only eight athletes to be named a Wheaties permanent representative.
Tiger's father, Earl, is of mixed Black, Chinese and Native American ancestry. His mother, Kultida, is originally from Thailand, and is of mixed Thai, Chinese and Dutch ancestry. This makes Woods himself a quarter Chinese, a quarter Black, a quarter Thai, an eighth Native American and an eighth Dutch.
Tiger and Bobby Jones are the only golfers to win thirteen majors before the age of 30.
Tiger says that his wildest dream and his proudest moment in life were both "Winning the Masters."
Tiger lists his boat as his "indulgence." He enjoys going spearfishing.
Tiger appears in a "My Life, My Card" advertisement for American Express.
At age the tender age of six, Tiger listened to the motivational tape series I Will Make My Own Destiny, while practicing his golf swing in the mirror.
Tiger putted against Bob Hope on the Mike Douglas Show at the improbable age of two; he shot 48 for nine holes at age three; and he was featured in Golf Digest Magazine at age five.
Tiger became the youngest Masters champ ever at the age of 21.
Tiger is taller than he looks. He's six feet, two inches.
Tiger: I think it's an honor to be a role model to one person or maybe more than that. If you are given a chance to be a role model, I think you should always take it because you can influence a person's life in a positive light, and that's what I want to do. That's what it's all about.
Tiger: One of the things that my parents have taught me is never listen to other people's expectations. You should live your own life and live up to your own expectations, and those are the only things I really care about it.
Tiger: (jokingly) Hockey is a sport for white men. Basketball is a sport for black men. Golf is a sport for white men dressed like black pimps.
Tiger: My dad has always taught me these words: care and share. That's why we put on clinics. The only thing I can do is try to give back. If it works, it works.
Tiger: If you can't laugh at yourself, then who can you laugh at?
Tiger: I'm trying as hard as I can, and sometimes things don't go your way, and that's the way things go.
Tiger: I don't know if I even have an aura, man. I just try to win.
Tiger: I did envisage being this successful as a player, but not all the hysteria around it off the golf course.
Tiger: I am the toughest golfer mentally.