Not a bet worth taking


Tiger Woods, an 8-1 co-favorite to win next week's PGA Championship? These days, that's like betting on Courtney Love to win a Miss America pageant. While comparing his current woes to his struggles in the second half of 1997 and most of '98, Woods is guilty of a convenient memory.

Thirteen years ago, it wasn't this bad. Not even close, which is the catchphrase of the week.