PGA TOUR Player Poll

SI polled more than 50 Tour players on golf and other matters. Some of the players declined to answer certain questions (so the percentages are for respondents only), while others offered--under the cloak of anonymity--some choice one-liners
September 07, 2005

Who's the biggest overachiever on Tour?

Corey Pavin 33%
Brad Faxon 28%
Jerry Kelly 22%
Jim Furyk 17%

Also receiving votes: Paul Azinger, Tim Clark, Chris DiMarco, Bob Estes, Fred Funk, Paul Goydos, Fredrik Jacobson, Jonathan Kaye, Skip Kendall, Tom Kite, Jesper Parnevik, Craig Parry, Loren Roberts, Vijay Singh, Dave Stockton, Garrett Willis

Who's the biggest underachiever?
Me 42%
Charles Howell 17%
Neal Lancaster 17%
Robert Allenby 12%
Greg Norman 12%

Also receiving votes: Stuart Appleby, Aaron Baddeley, Fred Couples, Ernie Els, Steve Flesch, Harrison Frazar, Sergio García, Jerry Kelly, Hank Kuehne, Davis Love III, Jeff Maggert, Phil Mickelson, Colin Montgomerie, Geoff Ogilvy, Chris Smith

Would you abstain from sex for a year in exchange for a win in a major?

Yes 38%
No 62%

LOOSE LIPS
"With my wife?"

Do you know any Tour wives who have had cosmetic surgery?

Yes 80%
No 20%

LOOSE LIPS
"Yes. That's a stupid question."

Should the PGA Championship return to match play?

Yes 20%
No 80%

Would the U.S. Ryder Cup team be better off without Tiger Woods?

Yes 4%
No 96%

LOOSE LIPS
"Not in the least."

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