It didn't count as a competitive swing, but it was notable nonetheless. Something we hadn't seen in months: Tiger Woods - in public - on the business end of a golf club.

It happened this week at Bluejack National, in Montgomery, Texas - the first course Tiger has designed in the United States. The former #1 player in the world inaugurated the course with his first public swing since back surgery last Fall.

In the edition of 'Off The Tee', I talk with Joel Harrington from 4 Deep Golf Blog about Tiger's appearance in Texas, and more about Tiger's future plans for 2016, which may include teeing it up at the U.S. Open, in June, at Oakmont

Here are some of the other topics I cover with Joel:

Here is my complete conversation with Joel: