Fred Couples has delivered some of the most perplexing lines in golf, such as "I'm a lot older than I was 10 years ago," and "I'm playing as well as I've ever played, except for the years I played better."
Even though he is in the twilight of his career, golf's version of Yogi Berra hasn't lost his touch. Consider this comment from the Target World Challenge when asked about his career back problems, then try to figure out what he means.
"I wouldn't be playing great golf every week if my back didn't hurt," he said. "I wouldn't be able to play golf if my back really, really hurt, and I don't. So therefore, I try to play.
I guess it proves my point: If you talk enough, eventually you say something stupid. And you probably don't even know it until it shows up in some article.