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Tiger Woods and the 15 Most Controversial Figures in Golf History
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Dottie Pepper had a knack for ruffling feathers

Tiger Woods is definitely the most popular golfer of all time and became one of the most controversial of all time in Thanksgiving 2009.

Dottie Pepper was one of the most successful players ever on the LPGA Tour and made herself very controversial with her comments. She called the American Solheim Cup team in 2007 a "bunch of freaking choking dogs" while working as a commentator for Golf Channel.

There are all sorts of ways to become controversial, as is shown in the following slideshow.

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