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DPS: What really led to Sergio’s comments?

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We've all heard about Sergio Garcia's "fried chicken" comment by now, as well as Tiger Woods' response to his rival's controversial choice of words. But Steve Sands, who emceed the banquet in question, joined The Dan Patrick Show to explain the actual circumstances that led to Garcia's unfortunate comment.

Sands characterized the event as "festive" and said that Garcia's answer was initially met with laughter. According to Sands, however, there were far too many big names in attendance for Garcia to escape the incident without punishment.

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