Former Pro Explains Why Players Resented Tiger Woods When He First Came On Tour
- Category: Inside Golf
- Published: 2022-01-31
Tiger Woods is indisputably the greatest golfer of his generation.
But back in 1996, before the green jackets and trophies and awe-inspiring moments, Woods was just a rookie on Tour. And while he had already been anointed the chosen one to carry the torch of pro golf into the next era, he didn’t yet have any professional accolades to back up the hype. And that hype rubbed some established pros the wrong way, GOLF.com’s Zephyr Melton writes.