The 2008 US Open produced one of the most unexpected and dramatic showdowns not only in Golf, but in sports history. Tiger Woods, the champ vs. Rocco Mediate, the aging and likable challenger. It had all the drama of a movie. However, it was the real thing. Perhaps the most dramatic sports event of the still young 21st century. John Feinstein, in his new book Are You Kidding Me?: The Story of Rocco Mediate's Extraordinary Battle with Tiger Woods at the US Open,chronicles the event.
My conversation with John Feinstein: