Found November 01, 2013 on Tap In Golf:
If you recall, the other day I talked about how EA Sports is dropping Tiger Woods as the face of their golf game. While I am not excited about the situation, it seems logical that EA Sports will tap someone to replace Tiger on next year’s version of the game. But who will they choose? I have some ideas. Rory McIlroy (2/1 odds) This is an easy one. Outside of Tiger Woods, Rory is quite possibly the most marketable golfer in the world. And while his game might be a question mark right now, there is no denying his international appeal. Also, he has been on the cover before, albeit, alongside Woods. This seems like a slam dunk for EA. Keegan Bradley (10/1)  I could see Keegan getting the nod as well. He is one of the bright young stars in United States golf right now and would be easily identifiable among golf fans. Plus the passion with which he plays the game makes him a fan favorite. Jason Dufner (10/1)  Duff Daddy was a breakout star this fall after winning t...

Report: Tiger Woods won't be in EA's next golf video game

It was announced on Monday by EA Sports that the video game giant would be parting ways with Tiger Woods, ending a 15-year partnership. During the era that EA Sports’ “Tiger Woods PGA Tour” franchise dominated the video game market, the titles reportedly brought in $771 million. Referring to it as a “mutual decision,” Daryl […]The post Tiger Woods reportedly won’t even...

Columnist Criticizes Tiger Woods, Woods Speaks

Brendal Chamblee is known for criticizing Tiger in his columns and commentary. In the world of golf, Tiger Woods doesn’t get criticized too often but just recently, Golf Channel analyst and columnist Brendel Chamblee criticized Woods for the violations he had this season accusing him of cheating. This doesn’t come as a surprise as apparently, Chamblee has said bad things about...

Tiger Woods Won’t Even be in EA Game, Viewing Other Avenues

An awesome compilation picture of some of Woods’ best games. Thanks to the Bunker Mentality blog for this sweet pic! The ending relationship between EA Sports and Tiger Woods is getting “spicy” now. Now it appears that Tiger won’t even be in the game at all which is both a surprise and not a surprise because I think if you take his name off the cover and he “ended” the...

Rory McIlroy: Brandel Chamblee ‘was completely wrong’ and ‘should be dealt with’

Rory McIlroy said Golf Channel analyst Brandel Chamblee was “completely wrong” for writing a column that insinuated that Tiger Woods cheated. “Yeah, I think Brandel was completely wrong. I don’t think he has the authority to say anything like that about Tiger Woods,” the two-time major champion and former No. 1 McIlroy said, according to USA Today. “People wouldn’t...

Brandel Chamblee on Tiger Woods cheat comments: ‘I went too far’

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Tiger Woods v Brandel Chamblee feud is nothing but bad news for golf media

The roaring feud between Tiger Woods and Golf Channel's Brandel Chamblee took a few turns this week as their rivalry has become the biggest story in the game.  As a refresher, it all started when Chamblee dished out his season ending grades and gave the PGA Tour Player of the Year an F because of a few questionable rules situations.  Chamblee wrote Woods was "cavalier...

Chamblee Apologizes For Column, Resigns Golf Mag Gig...

((HT: Golf Channel)) Brandel Chamblee has caught a hell's worth of hell from the Tiger Woods camp over the assertion that his 2013 game gets an "F" grade over the liberties Chamblee thought Woods was taking with the rules on multiple occasions this season... Chamblee thought Woods was better than that... Apparently, not... Here's what he wrote in an...

Wilbon And Kornheiser Dressed Up As Tiger Woods And Lindsey Vonn On PTI

Half of me applauds this. The other half wants to take a cold shower. Ron Jaworski would come on and needed a hot minute to get himself together upon seeing the horror above. Will Brinson caught this moment below earlier in the episode. Note to self, avoid PTI on Halloween going forward. The real scary thing is that somewhere out there, someone is actually into this look.  

Tony Kornheiser and Mike Wilbon dressed as Lindsey Vonn and Tiger Woods for Halloween

The Tiger Woods-Lindsey Vonn Halloween costume has been a popular selection among couples this year, but nobody did it quite as well as PTI hosts Tony Kornheiser and Mike Wilbon, who did their entire Thursday show in costume. The best part about those two charmers has to be Kornheiser in drag. That beard and mustache […]

Chamblee says 'cheating' insinuation was a mistake

Golf Channel analyst Brandel Chamblee says it was a mistake to compare Tiger Woods' rules violations this year to his own episode of cheating on a fourth-grade math test. Chamblee linked Woods' violations to cheating in a column he wrote for SI Golf Plus that appeared on He says he will no longer write for the website. He appeared on Golf Channel on Wednesday...
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