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QUICK TAKE: Mickelson Leads Golfers on List of Most Famous Athletes View More
Phil Mickelson is ranked No. 5 in ESPN's World Fame 100 list of athletes. (Photo Credit: Peter Casey-USA TODAY Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Mickelson Leads Golfers on List of Most Famous Athletes

Is Phil Mickelson the most popular, famous golfer in the world? A recent ESPN list of the top 100 most popular athletes on the planet ranked Mickelson No. 5 on its list, five spots ahead of Tiger Woods. Golf accounted for 11 of the athletes named, putting the sport ahead…

QUICK TAKE: Perez Clarifies Remarks On Tiger

QUICK TAKE: Perez Clarifies Remarks On Tiger

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. — Throughout the first two rounds of the Honda Classic, the most widely discussed story has been about two players not in the field. Two-time PGA Tour winner Pat Perez didn’t pull any punches when talking about Tiger Woods on SiriusXM PGA Tour Radio on Tuesday, providing…

Seven Pro Golfers Make Up ESPN’s ‘World Fame 100’ list View More
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Seven Pro Golfers Make Up ESPN’s ‘World Fame 100’ list

Have you ever wondered who is the most famous athlete in the world? Now we say athlete, not golfer, but plenty of the sport’s best made the list published by ESPN Tuesday. The golfers on the list start at No. 7 with Tiger Woods, and reasonably so. He is followed…