After two rounds at the Quicken Loans National in Gainesville, Va., Tiger Woods is suddenly in contention for the lead, nearly two full years since his last victory of any sort.
Woods has missed the cut or withdrawn from eight of his last 17 tournaments and has just two top-25 finishes since his last win at the World Golf Championships-Bridgestone Invitational in 2013.
On Friday, Woods shot a five-under par 66 giving him a two-round score of eight-under, tied for third place. Woods, a 14-time major winner, has 79 PGA Tour victories, including two at the Quicken Loans National tournament.
"I know what I'm doing out there. It's just a matter of...