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Tiger Woods prepares to practice his chipping at Royal Liverpool Golf Course in Hoylake on July 16, 2014 ahead of The British Open Golf Championship. (Photo credit should read PAUL ELLIS/AFP/Getty Images)

Silverman: Tiger, Lefty Are Just Also-Rans In This Year’s British Open

The two dominant stars of the pro golf tour have long been Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson. However, they both go into this weekend’s Open Championship playing far from their best golf.

07/16/2014

LeBron James doing a bad impersonation of Tony Romo. He still has control of the ball. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Top 10 Athletes We’ve Discussed To Death

We love our athletes, but we also love to criticize them. And in today’s world of social media and blogs, such criticism is universal and it always comes in bulk.

07/09/2014

Tiger Woods watches his tee shot on the fourth hole during the second round of the Quicken Loans National at Congressional Country Club on June 27, 2014 in Bethesda, Md. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Tiger Shoots 4-Over 75, Misses Cut At Quicken Loans National

Tiger Woods missed a 36-hole cut for only the 10th time on the PGA Tour with a game that showed signs of rust from being out of competition for more than three months.

06/27/2014

Tiger Woods blasts out of the bunker on the third hole during the first round of the Quicken Loans National at Congressional Country Club on June 26, 2014 in Bethesda, Md. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Tiger Shows The Rust, Shoots 3-Over 74 At Unforgiving Congressional

Tiger Woods was back on the PGA Tour for the first time in more than three months Thursday and said he felt “fantastic.” He was talking about his back, not his game.

06/26/2014

Tiger Woods (Photo by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images)

Silverman: Thank God Tiger Is Back Because Golf Is A Waste Otherwise

The PGA Tour is a big, sleepy bore. Golf needs Tiger Woods now more than ever.

06/25/2014

Kevin Streelman of the United States holds the trophy after winning the Travelers Championship golf tournament at the TPC River Highlands on June 22, 2014 in Cromwell, Connecticut. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Liguori: What A Week It Was For The Travelers Championship

On Monday evening, Travelers won the Bing Crosby Tournament Sponsor Award at the annual Metropolitan Golf Writers Association National Awards Dinner in Westchester.

06/24/2014

CROMWELL, CT - JUNE 22:  Kevin Streelman of the United States putts on the 18th hole during the final round of the Travelers Championship golf tournament at the TPC River Highlands on June 22, 2014 in Cromwell, Connecticut.  (Photo by Jeff Haynes/Getty Images)

Streelman Rides Birdie Streak To Travelers Championship Win

Kevin Streelman birdied the last seven holes to win the Travelers Championship by a stroke Sunday at TPC River Highlands.

06/22/2014

Michelle Wie plays her tee shot at the par 4, 13th hole during the second round of the 69th U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst Resort & Country Club, Course No. 2, on June 20, 2014 in Pinehurst, N.C. (Photo by David Cannon/Getty Images)

Wie In Control At U.S. Women’s Open; 11-Year-Old Li Misses Cut

Michelle Wie delivered the best comparison of all between the men and women at Pinehurst No. 2. She was threatening to turn this major into a runaway.

06/20/2014

Tiger Woods (Photo by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images)

Tiger Woods Says He Will Return To PGA Tour Next Week At Congressional

He missed the Masters and the U.S. Open, but it looks like Tiger Woods will compete in the second half of the grand slam tournament schedule.

06/20/2014

Lucy Li, 11, chooses her club for her second shot at the par-four 16th hole with her caddie Bryan Bush during the first round of the 69th U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst Resort & Country Club, Course No. 2 on June 19, 2014. (Photo by David Cannon/Getty Images)

11-Year-Old Lucy Li Needs Big Day To Make Cut At U.S. Women’s Open

Stacy Lewis has the early edge at Pinehurst No. 2. But so far, the conversation at this year’s Women’s Open has centered around 11-year-old Lucy Li.

06/20/2014

Eleven-year old Amateur Lucy Li of the United States takes a break as she waits to hit on the third hole during the first round of the 69th U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst Resort & Country Club, Course No. 2  on June 19, 2014 in Pinehurst, North Carolina.  (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Is 11-Year-Old Lucy Li Too Young For Pro Golf?

Lucy Li is the youngest ever to qualify for the golf tournament. But not everyone has welcomed her with open arms.

06/19/2014

Eleven year-old Lucy Li of the United States watches her tee shot on the 13th hole during the first round of the 69th U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 on June 19, 2014, in Pinehurst, N.C. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

11-Year-Old Shoots 78 During First Round Of U.S. Women’s Open

Lucy Li showed her age only when she finished her historic round Thursday at the U.S. Women’s Open. Just like any 11-year-old, she went straight for an ice cream.

06/19/2014

Erik Compton (Photo by David Cannon/Getty Images)

Liguori: Compton, Watson And Other Top Players Set For Travelers

All of you newly converted Erik Compton fans can follow him at the Travelers Championship, the PGA Tour event taking place Thursday through Sunday at TPC River Highlands, just outside of Hartford.

06/19/2014

Eleven-year old Amateur Lucy Li of the United States watches a tee shot on the third hole during the first round of the 69th U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst Resort & Country Club, Course No. 2  on June 19, 2014 in Pinehurst, North Carolina.  (credit: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

11-Year-Old Girl Competing In U.S. Women’s Open

Lucy Li, a sixth-grader from California, is the youngest qualifier in the history of the U.S. Women’s Open.

06/19/2014

Martin Kaymer of Germany celebrates in front of the leaderboard after winning the 114th U.S. Open at Pinehurst Resort & Country Club, Course No. 2, on June 15, 2014. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)

Liguori: Martin Kaymer Dominates Wire-To-Wire To Win U.S. Open

Kaymer ran away with the U.S. Open title this weekend, showing off an impressive all-around game, clutch putting, poise and composure.

06/16/2014

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