Here's hoping new media darling Rory McIlroy has learned the Tiger Woods lesson well, because the arena of public sports discourse is nothing if not changeable.
What do LeBron James and Zydrunas Ilgauskas have to do with the Tiger Woods story? Here's one answer: Everything.
If Phil wins, it's because Tiger lost it. If Phil loses, it's because Tiger intimidated him. Isn't it about time we give Mickelson some credit?