Justin Thomas revealed he got a call from Tiger Woods about Fred Couples and his brilliant round of 60 to win the SAS Championship on the PGA Tour Champions.

Couples shot three shots under his age to claim his first title in five years, with Thomas and Woods clearly enjoying the veteran's evergreen putting.

Thomas spoke to the media ahead of the CJ Cup - a tournament the American has won twice in his career - with one reporter curious about Thomas' reaction.

Sunday, revealing that the 15-time major winner was also watching. "Yeah, yeah, I kind of watched it and then I watched that Chiefs-Bills game,

and I kind of planned my whole day of practice around it because I couldn't wait to watch it," Thomas said.

I'm like, Yeah, pretty good game. He's like no, Freddie's 11 and he's playing 18. "Last time I looked, he was 9 or 10 under, winning by a million. No offense to Fred,

I love him to death, but he will win. I was more interested in watching a football game. So I turned it around." turned on and watched him take it off 18 tees, putting an iron shot, and putt.'

It's no secret that Thomas and Woods are close friends, with the 46-year-old praising his younger compatriot on Twitter after he won the 2022 PGA Championship.