Tiger Woods isn't quite ready to move aside for Rory McIlroy just yet.
It may be four years and counting since winning his 14th and most recent major, but Woods said Tuesday that he's already taken on two generations in his 16-year pro career and is just happy to still be part of the ''conversation'' when up against younger rivals.
''When I first came out here on the Tour, most of the guys I played against are now competing on the Champions Tour,'' Woods said. ''Now the guys I've been going head-to-head for a decade plus are players like Goose (Retief Goosen), Vijay (Singh), Ernie (Els), Paddy (Padraig Harrington) and Phil (Mickelson) who are now all in their 40s.
''What I am going through now is a different generation for me. Rory is 23 and he's going to be around for a very, very long time - he's just getting started in his career. I've been out here for 16 to 17 years and I am still part of that conversation, which is good.''
Woods' clubs didn't do much talking Tuesday at the...