Francesco Molinari was given the courtesy of a few questions about the impact of his historic British Open win at Carnoustie last month - the first major triumph by an Italian - but the media did not want to know how it felt to hoist the Claret Jug so much as what it was like playing the final round with Woods.
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"And as the year has progressed, I've learned some of those things".
"The only thing I haven't done is win enough".
Marc Leishman is next best of the Australians at two under midway through his round, while former world No.1 Adam Scott is a shot back at one under. I'm 42 now and I've had four back surgeries.
"Even though it's going to be softer and wet, it's got the potential for I think anybody to work their way up the board", Spieth said.
"As long as I can get my game and ball into shape, it could be a good week".
"Being the deepest field in golf and a great golf course and a lot of players trying to knock off that major here at the end of the year that haven't gotten one yet this year, any tournament's a tough one to win, but this one especially is", he said.
Woods was among the players due to compete at Bellerive Country Club in 2001 when the WGC-American Express Championship was cancelled due to the 9/11 terrorist attacks. "Sometimes golf is just like that, and it's just a case of keep doing what you're doing and eventually it will happen".
"I'm sure Jordan feels a little bit different this week than he does the other three majors, but that's normal", McIlroy said.
In the search for a "modern headquarters setting" the PGA of America has been in discussions to partner with Frisco, Texas on a new headquarters and golf facility capable of more close interaction with major corporations and hosting future PGAs or a Ryder Cup.
"Now, I've had a bum knee most of those years, but I could wheel it around that".
Wednesday, and the final day of practice for the final Major of the year, promises more thunderstorms. I didn't really have those issues when I was early in my career because I didn't have a fixed point in my back.