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Secret envelope adds to the intrigue

Updated: September 13, 2004, 4:53 PM ET
By Jim Moriarty | Golf World

When all is said and done, every Ryder Cup is a tapestry of tightly woven mini-dramas. Filled with heroic effort, crushing mistakes, grand gestures, perceived slights and second-guessed stratagems, the biennial matches are the greatest soap opera in golf.

There is one facet, however, that no one dares touch. It is the third rail of the Ryder Cup -- the envelope.

The envelope is innocuous enough, right up until the moment it's needed. At the same time the American and European captains ...

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