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Old 04-01-2014, 12:42 PM   #1
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Default Tiger Woods to miss The Masters

http://www.cbssports.com/golf/eye-on...s-2014-masters

This should answer some questions about how serious the back injury is. Say what you will about the man, but for him to miss The Masters is a HUGE deal. The Masters is probably the one tournament that he holds above all others. It is also the only major he hadn't missed since turning pro.
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I'm not a Tiger Woods hater, but this is a serious question .. Do you guys think this is a result of PEDs?
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I'm not a Tiger Woods hater, but this is a serious question .. Do you guys think this is a result of PEDs?
i wasnt going to go there but, since you did- Yep
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Old 04-01-2014, 12:54 PM   #4
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Haven't heard anything about the surgery before today. Is it possible its an April fool's joke????
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Default Re: Tiger Woods to miss The Masters

He released it on his Twitter and his Website. I doubt it is April Fools considering his agent said a decision would be coming "shortly" when asked about it yesterday.

The PED question is an interesting one. Personally, I don't see where PED's give you much of an advantage in golf. However, they would explain a lot of the injuries that he seems to be having lately.
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Looks to be legit. surgery for pinched nerve and will be out "several weeks"
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He released it on his Twitter and his Website. I doubt it is April Fools considering his agent said a decision would be coming "shortly" when asked about it yesterday.

The PED question is an interesting one. Personally, I don't see where PED's give you much of an advantage in golf. However, they would explain a lot of the injuries that he seems to be having lately.
PED's can be used for more rapid injury recovery, and he's certainly dealt with his share of those. Also, a big part of Tiger's game has always been his length, and strength contributes to that.
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i dont think Eilyns(sic) nine-iron helped his game much either
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Old 04-01-2014, 01:29 PM   #9
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Default Re: Tiger Woods to miss The Masters

As one in the Golf business, the game of golf, at this level, takes so much out of ones body. Most players have physical problems from the practicing, travel and playing and you will never hear about it. The modern mechanical swing that is used today adds to the stress on their bodies. Expect to see more top players fight the injury bug as time goes on.
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As one in the Golf business, the game of golf, at this level, takes so much out of ones body. Most players have physical problems from the practicing, travel and playing and you will never hear about it. The modern mechanical swing that is used today adds to the stress on their bodies. Expect to see more top players fight the injury bug as time goes on.
This is why it is more important ever for the golfers to be in good shape.
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Default Re: Tiger Woods to miss The Masters

The way the article that I read sounded, he may even miss the US Open at Pinehurst.

I get that PED's make you stronger, but golf is more about touch and accuracy than brute strength. I just feel like they would harm your golf game, not to mention your body, more than they would benefit.
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He's been suffering from PTSD ever since his wife took a 9-iron to him.
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Default Re: Tiger Woods to miss The Masters

Ill still watch, but it won't be the same.
Hope he's better before the U.S. Open.
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Default Re: Tiger Woods to miss The Masters

I remember either Freddie Couples or Johnnie Miller saying YEARS ago that with his swing mechanics he was bound to experience back problems. So here we are...
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Ill still watch, but it won't be the same.
Hope he's better before the U.S. Open.
Agreed, something about seeing Tiger and Phil pushing on Master's Sunday makes that tournament awesome to me.

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Jason Sobel, a golf writer for ESPN, posted on Twitter earlier that he had talked to one TOUR Pro that's close with Tiger and he said that Tiger's back is worse than Freddie's ever was.
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Default Re: Tiger Woods to miss The Masters

You know...it might be nice to watch The Masters and actually get to see other players for once. ;)
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Default Re: Tiger Woods to miss The Masters

with all due respect to Tiger, he probably would have won last year if not for the illegal drop (I realize he should have been DQ).


One thing that intrigues me is that he changed his swing to make it easier on his body...my question would be if this is a sequella of the change. As for the PED, I have my opinions but I just don't see the reason for it. I was a little curious when he was having problems heal from knee surgery...or maybe it was Karma for him giving Ernie Els a hard time for coming back so slowly from a knee injury.

Maybe it is the way that Joe LaCava hands him the clubs...first Freddie's back and now Tigers
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I'm not a Tiger Woods hater, but this is a serious question .. Do you guys think this is a result of PEDs?
To answer your question in short...no.

PEDs do not contribute directly to injury.

Could it of had and effect... Yes

This is a loaded question with a lot of physiological factors at play.
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