"There is a needle factor," Geoff Ogilvy said. "Tiger was the only guy to move that needle outside the golf world. Arnold (Palmer) did a little bit. But Tiger was on the cover of Sports Illustrated and Time, he was athlete of the year. ... He did stuff no one had ever done, and the world took notice. They didn't take notice of golf, they took notice of Tiger."
"But they do much more important stuff," he said. "We just entertain. They add to the economy."