McIlroy hit his stride in the summer and won the British Open and the PGA Championship, with a World Golf Championship in between. Those three straight wins catapulted him to No. 1 in the world.
Rory McIlroy is the Vardon Trophy winner and the PGA of America’s player of the year for the second time. The 25-year-old from Northern Ireland also won the honors in 2012.
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Rory McIlroy won his second straight major championship and fourth of his young career.
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Rory McIlroy has shot 4-under 67 in the second round of the soggy PGA Championship for a two-stroke lead over Ryan Palmer.
Tiger Woods arrived at Valhalla on Thursday with far less fanfare, and a lot more attention. Rory McIlroy is the favorite, coming off wins at the British Open and at Firestone.
Golf stories about Rory McIlroy are a lot more flattering than those a year ago. And if he reads too much into them, they can be a lot more dangerous.