Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 9/23/14
If the question is, "What will Phil do next?" what's the answer? I mean, seriously, what IS the answer? I know I don't know anymore and I'm pretty sure Phil doesn't know what he's going to do next, either. The guy's like a spinning plate juggler. Has anyone who's ever been any good at golf -- and this guy's ridiculously good at golf -- ever free-wheeled like Mickelson? Does Philly the Mick -- a useful name, by the way, around these parts -- ever do anything by the book? I'm not sure what the book says you should do if you're 42 with the sands of time doing their thing and want to win your first National Open -- the tournament you most cherish and the one that's given you the most heartbreak, having finished runner-up a record five times. But I'm pretty sure I know what it says you don't do. Right after things like "let Lindsay Lohan go through to voicemail," the book would say: don't fly across the country to watch your daughter graduate from the eighth grade -- my wife's go...
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