Masters win brings Tigermania back

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The phone started ringing in the days after Tiger Woods won the Masters.

This was in Minnesota, though it could have been most any city that hosts a PGA Tour event. His 15th major, and most improbable considering what Woods had to overcome, set off a fresh round of Tigermania.

"I got called by two affiliates, either the Monday or Tuesday after the Masters, and they wanted to come over with a camera crew," said Peter Mele, tournament director of the new 3M Open the first week in July.

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