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As Bubba Watson Leads U.S. Charge at Ryder Cup, the Question Is to Where
By SP_COP on September 26, 2014 | From www.nytimes.com
As Bubba Watson Leads U.S. Charge at Ryder Cup, the Question Is to Where Bubba Watson will have on the same pants, shirt and sweater combinations worn by his American teammates in this week’s Ryder Cup, but do not be fooled. The coordinated outfits cannot hide the plated suit of armor Watson wears to protect himself from expectations, scrutiny and rejection.

The event’s corporate essence, a looming presence thanks to hulking suites, is discomfiting to Watson, golf’s white knight, whose valiant fight against conformity has earned him a vocal following on both sides of the Atlantic.

Watson, 35, has a self-made swing that no instructor has touched, an oddity in a sport that has turned instruction into a lucrative cottage industry. He also does not employ a sports psychologist, although he readily acknowledged that many people “have told me I’m mental.”

At the Tour Championship two weeks ago, he was asked if he liked being the center of attention....
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