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Northern Trust Open notes: No. 10 still has them flummoxed
Northern Trust Open notes: No. 10 still has them flummoxed

It's one of the annual post-round rituals at the Northern Trust Open. A golfer finishes his round at Riviera Country Club and a reporter asks: "How did you play No. 10?" It is hard to imagine a more talked-about hole on the PGA Tour. It helps that Jack Nicklaus, long ago, called No. 10 one of the greatest par fours in golf. The 10th is unique because it is only 315 yards, which makes it reachable to most touring pros. Do you try to drive the green, or lay up? Thursday's difficult pin position didn't make No. 10 any easier. "I don't know how to play it," defending champion Bubba Watson said after his one-under round of 70. Watson, one of...

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