Open Championship Ball Count: Titleist – 85, Nearest Competitor – 21
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Man, I cannot wait for the NFL Draft. Not because I care who goes where, but because no event in the history of America has gotten a more ridiculous amount of advance publicity.
It wasn’t the roughest winter I’ve ever experienced in the great northeast, but it definitely has been the longest – and I’m not entirely sure it’s over. My aging bones are sick of the cold.
Think of this week’s Hawk’s Nest as a lie-detector test – an honest attempt to separate fact from fiction as defined by the 78th Masters. An interesting golf tournament?
So I’m at the 1995 Final Four in Seattle, covering college basketball for the Washington Times, with a flight to Georgia early the next morning to do the Masters.
All this talk about fitness on the PGA Tour – I’m not sure if I’m buying, selling or stuffing another donut down my neck.
Golf can do worse than to have Adam Scott emerge as its mainstream poster boy.
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