Despite familiar attitude, Austin works his way into contention

Updated: August 10, 2007, 9:31 PM ET
By Bob Harig | Special to ESPN.com

TULSA, Okla. -- The average guy can only dream of hitting a golf ball as well as Woody Austin. He can't fire shot after shot on hole after hole on course after course with anywhere near the same precision as one of the game's best ball strikers.

But certainly making those putts would be easy, right?

And therein lies the fascination with Austin, a journeyman PGA Tour pro who once worked at a credit union to keep his golf dream alive and has gone on to win more than $10 million.

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