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Tiger Woods misses Open cut, yearns for 'hot weeks'

Portrush, Northern Ireland (CNN)Questions, questions.If Tiger Woods' brief visit to Royal Portrush told us anything, it is that the Masters champion is going to have to rely on "hot weeks" for any future success.And not just in the weather department to limber up his surgically fused back.While Woods' dysfunctional first round and lament for his ailing body Thursday at the Open left more questions than answers, his improved second-round effort at least cleared some of the mist, though he missed the cut.READ: Rory McIlroy loses agonizing late-night cut battleFor some, Thursday's admission that his back is still a significant hindrance was proof that the win at Augusta was actually the beginning of the end, rather than the beginning of a glor ...