Masters Countdown: 25 days

A pretty sweet look from the top of Augusta National. (Getty Images)
A pretty sweet look from the top of Augusta National. (Getty Images)

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One of my favorite things about this time of year is sifting through old, awesome photos of Augusta like this one. 

This picture is from under the monstrous oak tree next to the clubhouse at Augusta National.

According to this article, the oak is nicknamed "The Big Oak Tree" was planted in 1850 (1850!)

The No. 1 fairway is on the left with the massive hand-operated leaderboard straight ahead.

Quite the view.

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Kyle Porter began his sports writing career with CBS Sports in 2012. He covers golf, writes poetry about Rory McIlroy's swing, stays ready on Tiger watch and loves the Masters more than anyone you know.... Full Bio

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