In their effort to keep Tiger relevant, the sports media is not going to show you how often Tiger recycles the shit he tells everybody. But I will The Hero World Challenge is the perfect spin event for Tiger ...He can come in last and the media will just report that he had the most birdies or something. Call me crazy, I thought they counted boogies in golf. Expect some spin for the long layoff after that ...I think the last time he got the "Flu" Jan 27th, 2015 "My driving has come around a lot faster," said Woods, who is playing the Waste Management Phoenix Open for the first time in 14 years. "I'm a lot longer than I thought I ever could be again. My speed is way back up, and that's fun. I'm touching numbers that I did 15 years ago, so that's cool." Nov 2nd 2017 "I can't believe how far I'm hitting the golf ball,'' said Woods, who has not played competitively since February. "I'm back to hitting it my full numbers [yardages] and not really trying to do that. I didn't realize how much I had dropped off because of the pain in my back and from me going at it and hitting it normal just because I just lived it from day to day and I really couldn't tell the difference. But now I can tell the difference.'' .