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Deutsche Bank Championship

Tiger Woods no longer a heavy hitter?

NORTON — There used to be a time when Tiger Woods seemed to possess “Happy Gilmore’’ length off the tee. There wasn’t a golf course capable of containing him. There wasn’t a par 5 outside the reach of his prodigious drives.

So it seemed strange to hear Woods describe the challenges posed by the changes to the 18th hole at TPC Boston.

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