Tiger Woods, left, and Rory McIlroy, of Northern Ireland, walk up the fairway of the 17th hole during the first round at the Tour Championship golf tournament, Thursday, Sept. 20, 2012, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

Photo by: David Goldman

Tiger Woods, left, and Rory McIlroy, of Northern Ireland, walk up the fairway of the 17th hole during the first round at the Tour Championship golf tournament, Thursday, Sept. 20, 2012, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/David Goldman)