Tiger Woods gained’t be at Whistling Straits this week, for apparent causes. Phil Mickelson will, nonetheless for the primary time since 1995, he gained’t hit a shot all through the Ryder Cup.

The storyline all through the Ryder Cup hasn’t modified, nonetheless the marquee avid players have — as a minimal in relation to the beleaguered U.S. workforce. Woods continues to be mending from a automotive accident, whereas Mickelson will finish a streak of 12 straight Ryder Cups as a participant to be a non-playing assistant captain for a team tasked with wrestling the cup back from Europe.

Hard to consider it was 22 years before now that Woods and Mickelson had been on the worthwhile workforce at Brookline in a U.S. remaining day comeback so stirring that each probably seen a great deal of Ryder Cup glory of their future.

“I never knew how good it feels to win the Ryder Cup,” Woods talked about afterward.

Incredibly, he hasn’t had the sensation since.