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Tiger Woods-Rory McIlroy not there yet

Originally Published: March 6, 2012
By Gene Wojciechowski | ESPN.com

DORAL, Fla. -- Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods are a rivalry like Spam rivals caviar or a Vespa rivals a Harley. And anyway, how can it be a rivalry when McIlroy grew up in tiny Holywood, Northern Ireland, with a poster of Tiger taped to his bedroom wall?

McIlroy wanted to be Woods when he grew up. He was 7 when a 21-year-old Tiger gave Augusta National a wedgie in 1997, winning his first major by a dozen shots over the rest of the stun-gunned Masters field. A copy of that historic scorecard ...

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