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Tom Edrington

Tom Edrington spent the first 10 years of his misguided youth as a sports writer for the Tampa Tribune. His career brought him face to face with many of sports greatest stars -- Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus, Muhammad Ali, Don Shula, countless Hall of Fame NFL stars, more PGA Tour players than he can count. In 1980 he was honored by the Golf Writers Association of America for writing the best news story that year, his coverage of Jack Nicklaus' U.S. Open victory at Baltusrol. Today, 36 years later, golf is still a great part of his life, thanks to competitive playing days and the wonderful people he has met on this fabulous journey.

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2 Comments

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    beege

    Hi Tom,
    no doubt he was a great caddy and he and tiger messed. next sentence–there was always something about Stevie that ticked me off–i guess it was a feeling i got that he was a selfish individual like his boss–they did belong together. many instances it became apparent that winning was indeed the only thing that mattered to either of them and when that went away so did their cohesion.
    your thoughts,
    bob

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      Tom Edrington

      Bob, you’re spot on with that observation……my favorite Steve moment was when he once screamed at someone in a gallery: “For the love of God, put that camera away!!!”

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