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(Eds: With AP Photos.) By DOUG FERGUSON AP Golf Writer He was sure Tiger Woods was going to win the U.S. Open. All it took was one glimpse of The Olympic Club for this longtime observer of golf - especially when it comes to Woods - to reach this conclusion. The tight turns in the canted fairways, putting a premium on accuracy instead of sheer length. The thick, mangled rough around so many collars of the firm, small greens. He figured if Woods played anywhere near the level when he won the Memorial two weeks earlier, the tournament was over. And if Woods was anywhere near the lead after the first couple of rounds at Olympic, forget it. This was two days before the tournament. Considering the source and his keen insight over the years, it was enough to get one's attention. It also raised a question. What if Woods played well and didn't win? This was met with a long stare, but no answer. A week later, it remains a mystery. Woods loves the toughest tests, and nothing st...
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