It's hard to believe that The Masters is once again here. Maybe it's the snow staying around longer than usual, but I just can't get my head around golf yet.
A few years ago, ESPN put together some short videos to commemorate Jack Nicklaus' victory at the 1986 masters.
One stood out to me in particular - the story of Jack's victory and the iconic yellow shirt from that day:
Not that I needed much convincing, but stories like this one remind me why golf, and The Masters especially, are so special.
Week in Review:
7. UCLA Hires Steve Alford
6. Spring Football for Iowa and Iowa State
5. UNI to CIT Finals
4. ISU out in NCAA
3. Drake's New Coach
2. Iowa to NIT Final Four
1. Massive Contracts for in-state coaches and around the country
Buy it or Sell It? Do you want these contracts?
1. Fred Hoiberg - 10 yrs/ $20 mil
2. Ben Jacobson - 3 yr extension
3. Justin Verlander - 7 yrs / $180 mil
4. Buster Posey - 9 yrs / $167
5. Tony Romo - 6 yrs / $108 mil
6. Steve Alford - 10 yrs / $20 mil
Here's the facts: