Who in the world watches golf on TV?

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  1. cycloneML

    cycloneML Well-Known Member

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    who watches this stuff? I'm surprised advertisers pay up for it. for that matter, bowling also.
     
  2. Chizit

    Chizit Well-Known Member

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    How can you not watch it? It's the easiest sport to watch and how good some of the golfers are makes it even better.
     
  3. Cyclonepride

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    I'll watch the bigger tournaments for sure. I think how much you like playing the game has a lot to do with how much you like watching.
     
  4. RossHallHero

    RossHallHero Active Member

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    I enjoy watching it more than Cyclone Basketball.
     
  5. cybsball20

    cybsball20 Well-Known Member

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    I love it, watch it all the time... Golf translates very well to TV.
     
  6. wxman1

    wxman1 Well-Known Member

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    I watch the masters and some others if Zach is doing well. It may sound boring but going to golf tournaments is a lot of fun.
     
  7. 3GenClone

    3GenClone Well-Known Member

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    Best thing to watch on a sunday afternoon if you want to take a nap
     
  8. Shut your mouth you filthy animal:wink:
     
  9. 1100011CS

    1100011CS Well-Known Member

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    Me:yes::yes:
     
  10. wags

    wags Member

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    This guy
     
  11. ISUAlum2002

    ISUAlum2002 Well-Known Member

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    Yep....it'll put you right to sleep. I don't know how people can watch golf on TV. I can understand going and watching in person.....but on TV, no way.
     
  12. UNIPanther02

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    It's funny I think most people either really like watching golf or really dislike it. I however am in the middle, not my favorite but if friends are watching I can enjoy it (especially British Open).
     
  13. herbicide

    herbicide Well-Known Member

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    Add me to the list. Flip between it and baseball on a Sunday afternoon.
     
  14. gocubs2118

    gocubs2118 Well-Known Member

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    Golf is awesome on TV. I love it when the US Open is on TV from 9AM to 5PM, I never miss a minute of it.
     
  15. CyForPresident

    CyForPresident Well-Known Member

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    If its a major or if Tiger's playing, I'm watching.
     
  16. Tre4ISU

    Tre4ISU Well-Known Member

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  17. Drive4cy

    Drive4cy Well-Known Member

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    Honestly, once football season is over I watch the PGA Tour on a very regular basis. I don't watch every week but pretty much. The majors are as entertaining as any other sporting event.
     
  18. mac4cy

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    +100
     
  19. IcSyU

    IcSyU Well-Known Member

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    My question is how many of you that think it's stupid play it and understand the difficulty?

    I'm guessing very few.

    I definitely will watch golf on TV. :yes:
     
  20. ajk4st8

    ajk4st8 Well-Known Member

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    I usually think golf announcers are pretty funny and I find it entertaining.

    If no good Mens CBB games are on, its the next best thing.
     

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