Tiger Woods mania is back yet again. Following the Australian Open and Presidents Cup, the state of his game seems to be improving. The whispers of his impending return to dominance are growing louder.
He is showing glimpses of the old Tiger Woods. He can practice more often, and he seems to be enjoying the game.
The reality is that Tiger Woods blew the Australian Open and was inconsistent in the Presidents Cup. In 2010, he lost a final-round lead at the Chevron World Challenge. That followed a Ryder Cup in which he dominated his singles match.
The obsession to declare Tiger Woods back on such a small sample has caused numerous proclamations in the last year. Here are the six big "Tiger's back" declarations.