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QUICK TAKE: Too Many ‘Others’ Derail Woods’ Game Plan At Shinnecock Hills View More
Tiger Woods was unable to avoid the "others" in his first round at the U.S. Open (Photo Credit: Dennis Schneidler-USA TODAY Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Too Many ‘Others’ Derail Woods’ Game Plan At Shinnecock Hills

SOUTHAMPTON, NEW YORK |  Having seen the way the first round of the U.S. Open was unfolding early Thursday at windswept Shinnecock Hills, Tiger Woods had a simple game plan when he arrived for his 1:47 p.m. tee time. “It was pretty evident nobody was making any birdies in the…

QUICK TAKE: Woods Not Taking This U.S. Open Appearance For Granted View More
Tiger Woods practices Tuesday at Shinnecock Hills in anticipation of his 20th U.S. Open appearance. (Photo: Brad Penner, USA Today Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Woods Not Taking This U.S. Open Appearance For Granted

SOUTHAMPTON, NEW YORK | The man sat there with a half smile on his face. He was talking about golf in the way that anyone who has ever played it talks about golf. About how frustrating the game is. How annoying it can be one day and so rewarding the…

NEWS: Nicklaus Believes Tiger Will Win Majors Again View More
Jack Nicklaus is bullish on Tiger's chances to win a major again. (Photo: Aaron Doster, Reuters)

NEWS: Nicklaus Believes Tiger Will Win Majors Again

DUBLIN, OHIO – The last time Tiger Woods played the Memorial Tournament at Muirfield Village, he shot 85 during the third round and finished last among the players who made the cut – by eight strokes. That was three years and three back surgeries ago and the Woods who returns…

QUICK TAKE: Woods Favors Shorts On Tour View More
Tiger Woods at the 2005 Tavistock Cup (Photo credit: A. Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

QUICK TAKE: Woods Favors Shorts On Tour

Given the option, Tiger Woods would like to wear shorts during hot-weather tournaments. Answering a question Thursday on a Facebook Live event with Bridgestone, whose golf balls he plays, Woods threw his support behind the idea. It’s not under consideration at the moment – the PGA Tour requires players to…

QUICK TAKE: Woods Fires 65: ‘Put All The Pieces Together’ View More
Tiger Woods (Photo credit: Jasen Vinlove-USA Today Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Woods Fires 65: ‘Put All The Pieces Together’

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FLORIDA – Just when it began to feel as if Tiger Woods’ successful return to the PGA Tour had come slightly off the boil – his performances in the Masters and the Wells Fargo Championship were underwhelming – Saturday happened at the Players Championship. After sweating out the cutline…

QUICK TAKE: Short-Iron Struggles Mark Woods’ Second Round View More
Tiger Woods (Photo credit: John David Mercer-USA Today Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Short-Iron Struggles Mark Woods’ Second Round

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FLORIDA – Looking for one swing to summarize Tiger Woods’ Friday at the Players Championship and why he had to sweat out the cut line after finishing 36 holes at 1-under par? Let’s go the par-4 fourth hole. Woods had 106 yards to the hole with water…