28 Jul '14, 5am

"Twitter is killing golf."

"Twitter is killing golf."

Thomas Lovelock/SI Rory McIlroy was the first golfer not named Tiger Woods to appear on the cover of SI in more than three years. Every Sunday night, Golf.com conducts an e-mail roundtable with writers from Sports Illustrated and Golf Magazine. Check in every week for the unfiltered opinions of our writers and editors and join the conversation in the comments section below. 1. 2014 British Open champion Rory McIlroy made the cover of Sports Illustrated last week, the first non-Tiger SI cover since McIlroy won the 2011 U.S. Open. Where does pro golf currently stand in the American sports firmament? Is there more, less or the same interest in golf as there was before Tiger Woods won the 1997 Masters? Michael Bamberger, senior writer, Sports Illustrated : Way less. Bring back Hubert Green, John Mahaffey, Lou Graham. Golf needs closers. Golf needs hungry players. Also Twitter ...

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