U.S. Open Aftermath: Matt Fitzpatrick And His Obsessive Work Ethic - Dog Leg News

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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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    Not sure what he did, since he does not look like he’s pumping lots of iron, but the proof of the pudding is in his results.

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      Tom Edrington

      Impressive display Tee To Green and huge putts at the right moment. His drive on the short par five was marvelous, A+ for distance and accuracy. As Rory told him: Hard work pays off. Feel bad for Zalatoris — when God handed out putting talent, he must have been at the end of the line.

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