Just stop it!
I am talking to all the talking heads in the media who keep wondering if Rory McIlroy is the next Tiger.
C’mon, it’s lazy journalism and I can say that because I’ve been hosting a drive time radio sports show the past two weeks.
They are like Pavlov’s Dogs. Anytime a young athlete does something impressive, we have to compare him to the past greats.
Guess what? McIlroy has won ONE major. One. Tiger Woods has won 14 and became an international icon.
McIlroy is not the next Tiger. Kobe is not the next Michael Jordan. Sydney Crosby is not the next Wayne Gretzky.
There will never be another Tiger Woods. There will never be another Michael Jordan and there will never be another Wayne Gretzky. (more…)