Daughtry (music group)

'American Idol' recap: Sam Woolf gets the save

'American Idol' recap: Sam Woolf gets the save

The voters tried to send Sam Woolf home on "American Idol" on Thursday night, but for some reason the judges unanimously decided to use their one save of the season to snatch him back from elimination.

Why? Well, who knows really? Maybe Harry Connick Jr.'s daughters, who he predicted back during Woolf's audition would have a crush on the bashful young singer, had made him promise to save Sam, should his number come up.

In any case, there wasn't time for Connick, Jennifer Lopez and Keith Urban to explain their decision before the end of the half-hour results show, on which, incidentally, Daughtry performed. And though I'm sure an explanation will be forthcoming,...

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