Tiger Woods overcomes bad back to stay in hunt

Tiger Woods hits his tee shot on the

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Tiger Woods hits his tee shot on the third hole during the second round of The Barclays. (Aug. 24, 2012) (Credit: AP)

From all appearances, Tiger Woods had much more trouble taking the ball out of the hole than getting it in. He grimaced, winced and bent over gingerly because of a sore back. He nonetheless played well enough to put himself right in the mix for the weekend, when the heavy lifting starts for contenders at the Barclays.

Woods finished at 5 under par for two rounds, three behind co-leaders...

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