It's a phrase that likely won't make it into promotional materials for The Players Championship anytime soon. He shot 1-under 71.
"It was definitely a big deal to get there, and it's a big deal to stay there, I think", said Johnson, who has been the top-ranked golfer for 64 weeks.
Johnson shared the lead after the first round with 2012 U.S. Open champion Webb Simpson, Matt Kuchar, Chesson Hadley, Alex Noren and Patrick Cantlay. He had an MRI and said he was not sure if he would tee it up until he arrived at the course Thursday and said the wrist was feeling better but not 100 percent.
That's been the story of the TPC Sawgrass over the years - a design that doesn't favor one particular style of play.
It involves a player holding up one or two fingers, depending on the length of the putt, to help determine.
Woods wasn't among them. He managed one more birdie on his closing nine to share the lead after the morning wave with Simpson and Noren.
"Toward the back nine, it started getting a little sparse", Woods said.
"I don't want to say it was a surprise".
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There was plenty of excitement elsewhere. And he putted like he was fed up with not seeing enough go in. He liked the results. However, with calm winds and flawless scoring conditions in the morning, Johnson opened the tournament on the back nine and rolled in five birdies to make the turn at 5-under 31. It was his best score ever on the Stadium Course, and only his fourth time in the 60s. "I feel like I played it the same way most of the times I played it, other than I fade the ball instead of draw it - but it still requires you to hit the same kind of shots off the tees".
"With the game where it is right now, there's a lot of really good players right at the top of the world rankings, so for me to stay up there I'm going to have to play really well".
"It's definitely helped. It gives me a more definitive spot to aim at", he said of the new method, which involves using the soles of one's feet to discern the break.
Also at 67 was Keith Mitchell, who only got into the tournament Wednesday when Paul Casey had to withdraw with an injury.
Garcia came up short and in the water at the famed 17th hole and barely made his double-bogey putt. He was irritated by a late bogey and failing to birdie the par-5 ninth, settling for a 67. "I've certainly figured out which holes that I don't play well". Two weeks in a row for me, last week Quail Hollow was ideal for me, as well. Back on putting surfaces he knows, Woods made a number of key putts.
Mickelson said he ran out of energy, which he feared coming into the week.
Spieth hit into the water three times in his opening seven holes, leading to a pair of bogeys and double bogey.
Spain's Rahm is four under, while American three-time major victor Spieth struggled to a three-over 75. McIlroy topped his group but was tied for 55th overall. The bad news is that they're facing a two-touchdown deficit and sit four shots outside the top 25, with little if any chance of factoring into the final outcome.
He said: "I don't think I putted very well around here as a whole". "It looked like it played easy out there, but our group didn't feel like that with what we shot".
Last year's victor Kim Si-woo put himself firmly in contention after a five under 67 left him just one shot adrift of the leaders.
Airport officials confirmed that the suspect had indeed stuffed something into the wall, and contacted the police and bomb squads. It was said that he was taken into custody at least twice before, under the state's Baker Act for mental evaluations.
Don't spend too much on chocolate, either. "I insisted on our children doing the same thing, sometimes under protest". The US Postal Service released a postage stamp in honor of Mother'sDay featuring James Whistler's painting in 1934.
Ricciardo, having run wide through the Turn 9 gravel early on, gradually drifted away from Red Bull team-mate Max Verstappen , but dropped a sizeable amount of time during the Virtual Safety Car period.
The Spaniard had ghosted in behind Watford's rearguard and he brilliantly controlled Carrick's pass as it dropped out of the sun. Since Sanchez arrived in January, Rashford has started fewer games for United and it shows in his goalscoring record.
City dominated the Premier League the same way Chelsea did in 2016-17, securing the title with five matches to spare. Tottenham beat Leicester 5-4 in the highest-scoring game of the day to secure third place above Liverpool .
Trump will not attend the embassy opening Monday, but his daughter Ivanka and son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner will. Israel captured East Jerusalem in 1967 and annexed the hilltop city in a move not recognised internationally.
Salmonella is a bacterial infection that causes symptoms such as a diarrhea, fever, and abdominal cramps. The eggs were sold by Walmart , among other leading US retailers, and were recalled on April 13.
His pair of sixes in the penultimate over against Chennai were crucial in setting it up for Buttler to win it at the last. On that occasion, Ambati Rayudu , Suresh Raina and MS Dhoni were the chief contributors with the bat for the team.
Something, someone forgot to tell Bollywood legend Amitabh Bachchan about this, when he went to watch Avengers Infinity War . Universal's Breaking In , a thriller produced by Will Packer , followed at No. 3 with $16.5 million from 2,532 cinemas.
The USD 500 billion retail titan has disclosed in a US SEC filing that it might take Flipkart public in as early as four years. These rights will, however, expire if Walmart increases its stake to 85% or more, the retail giant noted in the filing.
This implicit call for regime change was balanced with a willingness to negotiate a new deal with Iran . Key restrictions on uranium enrichment would have been lifted after 10 to 15 years under the deal.
McCain, a Navy pilot who was beaten in captivity during the Vietnam War , has urged his fellow senators to reject Haspel. McCain said he opposes her confirmation as Central Intelligence Agency director because of what she did in the past.
Rafa shock! He loses match on clay
Prior to this match against Dominic Thiem , Nadal had won a record 50 consecutive sets on clay and looked in inspired form. Thiem knocked Nadal out in straight sets to reach the last four at the Madrid Open, where Kevin Anderson now awaits.
Members of a family bombed Indonesian churches
The network of about two dozen extremist groups has been implicated in a number of attacks in Indonesia over the past year. Christians, many of whom are from the ethnic Chinese minority, make up about 9 percent of Indonesia's 260 million people.
Iran may remain part of nuclear accord - Rouhani
As he arrived in Beijing, Zarif said Tehran was "ready for all option (s)", according to the semi-official ISNA news agency. Against withdrawal from the agreement made by the European Union and the Russian Federation.
Donald Trump now wants to save ZTE and everyone's confused
Certain aspects of the ZTE business need to remain reliant on the USA , but it has been reported that 80% of the business is. Trump's unexpected announcement came as the two countries prepared to continue trade talks in Washington this week.
25 year old arrested for planning attacks in cities
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Mariners second baseman leaves game with fractured hand
Goodrum's homer was a solo opposite-field shot off of James Paxton that gave the Tigers a 3-2 lead in the fifth inning. The club's starting pitching staff has an ERA of 3.96, a WHIP of 1.24 and a strikeouts-per-nine of 7.2.
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You may need the umbrella for the Monday morning commute but the threat will drop off for the rest of the day. Otherwise, this rain wraps up as the morning progresses, and most spots wake up to a mostly cloudy sky.