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For Jason Day and Rory McIlroy, relaxation might be key at Masters

For Jason Day and Rory McIlroy, relaxation might be key at Masters

Jason Day and Rory McIlroy remember the carefree days of driving down Magnolia Lane at Augusta National Golf Club when they weren’t yet encumbered by the weight of world ranking points and expectations that they do something special every time they tee it up.

There was Day’s first Masters in 2011, when he shot a stunning 64 in his second official round and ended up tying for second.

That was the same year that McIlroy, in his third Masters, led going into the back nine on Sunday before a shocking collapse.

In the four Masters since, neither Day nor McIlroy has been able to seize a green jacket while managing to win other...

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