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Matthew McConaughey loves making speeches, and loves the University of Texas football team.

He recently visited the squad as they practiced in the Austin heat, giving a speech that was equal parts inspiration and “True Detective”-style philosophy.

“Why do I play this game? Why am I doing this?” McConaughey asked the players to ask themselves. “Why do I come out to practice? Why am I out here busting my a** in the middle of the heat every day?”

McConaughey also led the team in a rendition of his bizarre chest-thumping chant from The Wolf of Wall Street.

Check out the video below!