Found September 18, 2012 on Larry Brown Sports:
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Rory McIlroy is the best golfer in the world. Never has that been more evident than over the past couple of months, as McIlroy has dominated the sport and put himself in a prime position to win the FedEx Cup this weekend. One man who knows how it feels to own the game is Tiger Woods. McIlroy and Woods will once again be paired together on Thursday and Friday at the Tour Championship. Rory grew up idolizing Tiger, but golf legend Greg Norman feels as though Tiger may be the one with all the admiration now. “What I’m seeing is that Tiger’s really intimidated by Rory,” Norman told FOXSports.com. “When have you ever seen him intimidated by another player? Never. But I think he knows his time’s up and that’s normal; these things tend to go in 15-year cycles.” Tiger is 36, has won 14 majors and may have already played his best golf. McIlroy is 23, has won two majors and is just getting started. The passing of the torch is common in golf, but it is interesting to think about the man who wa...
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