4/5: Will Tiger Roar at The Masters?

April 5, 2010 by  
Filed under Featured, Golf, Sports, Sports Bench

Tiger Woods will face reporters this afternoon.  The news conference is Woods’ first since word of his marital infidelity broke late last year. Tiger Woods (Photo courtesy of U.S. Navy) The press conference comes on the first day of the Professional Golf Association’s Masters Tournament — the competition in which Woods chose to make his return to the sport.  What do Americans think about the golfer’s return?  A majority — 52% — say Woods will be more of an attraction to the tournament than a distraction.  40%, on the other hand, believe he will be a distraction.  8%... 

12/9: Tiger’s Troubles…Americans Say, “Butt Out”

December 9, 2009 by  
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As more tawdry details of Tiger Woods’ marital infidelity make their way through the rumor mill, the golf great remains tight-lipped.  Is that the best strategy for Woods? Tiger Woods According to nearly seven in ten residents nationwide, he should deal with the events privately.  25% disagree saying Woods should talk about the situation under public scrutiny.  6% are unsure. What about all those endorsements Woods has been cashing in on?  Will the public still purchase products promoted by the now tarnished sports figure?  Americans respond overwhelmingly, “Yes.”  91% say Woods’...