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Christopher L. Gasper

Tiger Woods won’t be back until he wins a major

The only thing the sporting public relishes more than seeing a once dominant athlete tumble off the pedestal we’ve put them on is watching them try to scratch and claw their way back atop it.

Tiger Woods is still clambering up the pedestal, trying to reach the rarefied air he occupied as one of the world’s most transcendent athletes before his world came apart at the seams in 2009. The scandalous details of his unchecked extramarital lechery wrecked his marriage and his career.

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