Tiger Woods on Vanity Fair cover
Pulitzer Prize winner Buzz Bissinger, author of “Friday Night Lights,” explores Tiger Woods’ downfall in the new February issue of Vanity Fair.
But it’s the magazine’s cover shot — a shirtless Woods lifting weights — that’s driving huge social networking buzz.
The photograph, shot pre-scandal by Annie Leibovitz, is one of a full portfolio inside the magazine of never-before-seen shots of a raw Woods.
One interesting insight into the real Tiger, whom Bissinger refers to as a “sex addict,” comes from a 1997 GQ interview in which a 21-year-old Woods makes a series of profane quips about women, sex and athletes.