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The Links: Tiger Woods has best performance in two years

By Kyle Porter | Golf Writer

Tiger Woods wins Cadillac Championship for seventh time. (Getty Images)
Tiger Woods wins Cadillac Championship for seventh time. (Getty Images)

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Good stuff from Bob Harig here on Tiger Woods' 76th win:

His caddie, Joe LaCava, said this was Woods' best 72-hole performance since hooking up with him in October 2011. Woods took only 100 putts, the lowest total in his PGA Tour career. His 27 birdies were just one short of the most he has ever made in an event. (ESPN)

PGA Tour

Tiger Woods on his win: "Majors and World Golf Championships are the best because you know you are playing against the best players. That's what makes wins like this special. That's why I love to compete." (AP)

We're one tournament from Tiger being No. 1 again. (Golf Channel)

Shane Bacon on Tiger: "still the best." Agreed. (Yahoo)

You need to read Sean Foley's description of Justin Rose's game. (Geoff Shackelford)

Good part-time work, if you can get it. (ESPN)

I love Graeme McDowell's comment on Woods here. Also, Woods spent the week on his yacht. (Golf.com)

Sean Foley says Woods can't own his swing because nobody can. Woods says he wants it to be better than his 2000 swing. (Golf Channel)

Tiger Woods says his game is getting more efficient. (Golfweek)

Woods on his win: "I enjoy being there. That's why I work my tail off to lift all those weights, hit all those balls and spend those countless hours out there to be in that position." (Reuters)

Ernie Els is a scratch from Tampa. (Golf Channel)

Good discussion here about what Tiger's win means. (Golf.com)

Pretty funny Rory McIlroy story here. (Golfweek)

Great line from Scott Brown, winner of this year's Puerto Rico Open. (Geoff Shackelford)

This is correct, the Masters cannot get here quickly enough. (Golf Channel)

Peter Uihlein makes it into the Tampa Bay field. (Golfweek)

Jordan Spieth was the story in Puerto Rico. He's 19! (Golf Channel)

Charles Howell III: "I don't know that Aristotle could figure out the world ranking system." (Golf Channel)

What was in Tiger's bag. (Golfweek)

Rory McIlroy tells jokes! (PGA Tour)

An LPGA event at Augusta National? (Golf Channel)

Think Vijay Singh will get any questions this week? (Golfweek)

International

Greg Norman to assist Chinese golf team? (WUP)

Equipment/Travel

Bob Vokey talks about how to pick a wedge. Awesome. (Golf.com)

Here's the Nike 5-wood Woods was using this week. (Golf.com)

On TV

9 p.m. EDT - Golf Channel - Haney Project

10 p.m. EDT - Golf Channel - Feherty

Amateur

Cool story about a Florida golfer recovering from open-heart surgery. (Golfweek)

Social

This is good: playlists for the range, green, and gym. (GolfDigest)

Tiger on his win:

This slayed me:

Deserved:

One of Woods' 27 birdies on the week:

Jordan Spieth, aces:

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