Rock On: A step above U.'s football center

Published: Monday, July 29 2013 3:55 p.m. MDT

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Steve Helber, Associated Press
Poor Phil Mickelson.

Well, not exactly poor, but here’s the scoop: The winner of the Open Championship and the Scottish Open will pay 61 percent of his earnings to taxes, according to Forbes magazine — before travel expenses and caddie fees.

The magazine calculated that of his $2,167,500 in earnings, Lefty will only pocket about $842,700.

On the bright side, who can put a price on beating Tiger Woods?
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