With the projected cut line at the Quicken Loans National hovering around 2-over,
In his first tournament since undergoing back surgery last spring, an admittedly rusty Woods finished the first round at 3-over but did not seem overly concerned with the leaderboard.
"It's nice to get back out here playing again," he said.
As for his back, the initial reports were equally positive.
"No twinges, no nothing," he said. "It felt fantastic."