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Johnson makes winning look and sound simple

Dustin Johnson is making golf sound as easy as he makes it look.

There was nothing fancy about the way he went about his work Sunday in the Bridgestone Invitational, where he rallied from a three-shot deficit against the world's No. 1 player to win in his first start since capturing his first major at the U.S. Open.

He drives it great. His wedge game has been his biggest improvement. He finally is making some putts.

Is it really that simple?

"I mean, yeah," Johnson replied.

Late last year, he decided to abandon his natural draw off the tee and switch to a fade because he thought he would hit more fairways.

"I got tired of hitting...