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9 Things We Love About Phil

How to explain Phil Mickelson's broad appeal? Let us count the ways...
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Phil Mickelson 2010 Masters

1. He's a risk-taker

Even though his creative impulses on the golf course occasionally lead to disaster, Mickelson has shown he's capable of shots most golfers wouldn't even consider. As a competitor, he's also the consummate entertainer.
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