(Eds: With AP Photos.) By DOUG FERGUSON AP Golf Writer In more peaceful times, when Tiger Woods had gone six months without losing and golf seemed to revolve around him, he ended a monthly newsletter with a rare trip to the soap box to complain about the pace of play on the PGA Tour.
''Before I go, I would like to talk about slow play,'' Woods wrote. ''It's been an ongoing problem on the PGA Tour for a long time.''
That was in 2008.
When he finished The Players Championship on Sunday, Woods measured progress with one word.
''Worse,'' he said.
The focus last week at the TPC Sawgrass eventually returned to the guy holding the trophy, as it should. The PGA Tour had reason to celebrate for a couple of reasons. It had a worthy champion in Matt Kuchar, who won the money title two years ago and has an infectious smile that makes him a fan favorite. Also, the tournament finished on Sunday.
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