Jack Nicklaus

With no fans watching, Woods surges at AT&T National

It only took a glimpse of the gallery following Tiger Woods in Saturday's third round of the AT&T National to figure out that something was amiss at Congressional Country Club.

There were about 50 people -- media included -- watching a player who normally attracts thousands.

"I told Tiger that it was a Bo Van Pelt crowd, so I was used to that," Van Pelt joked after the round. "I was very comfortable with 10 or 15 people watching me play golf."

Weather permitting, it should be much different for Sunday's final round. The fans who were not allowed on the grounds after Friday's massive storm will likely return, mostly to see if Woods can win for a...