missed the cut Friday at the Quail Hollow Championship after a 7-over 79.
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shot even par, but he's still in the mix at 5-under par.
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started the day in danger of missing the cut, but now he's in contention for his third title of the year after a 7-under 65.
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played with Woods on Thursday and Friday, and the 2009 Masters champion is only one shot off the lead.
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had to make it through a Monday qualifier just to get into the tournament, and now he has the lead heading into the weekend.
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Mickelson was out early Friday morning at Quail Hollow after playing late on Thursday.
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The tee was moved up on Friday at the difficult par-3 17th, and Mickelson took advantage by landing his tee shot 3 feet from the hole for a birdie.
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made two birdies and an eagle to get back into contention at Quail Hollow.
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"It does bother me, no doubt," said Woods, about missing the cut. "But at least I get the weekend to watch and see how it's done, how real players play golf, and hopefully I can piece it together for next week and be ready to go."
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Woods's 79 on Friday was his worst round as a pro in a non-major tournament.
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Woods drove into fairway bunkers on Nos. 7, 11 and 15.
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Woods's troubles began with bogeys on Nos. 10, 11 and 12. Woods then made double bogeys on Nos. 14 and 15.
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played through a chilly morning in Charlotte on his way to a 1-under 71.
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