Time bandit Watson reprises '77

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Ignited by his vast experience, channeling his best ball-striking of the past and inspired by his passion for playing in Scotland, Tom Watson turned back the clock Thursday in the first round of the British Open.

Now the question is whether the oldest player in the field can stay the course and surpass another old Tom as the oldest winner of the Open. Old Tom Morris was 46 when he won in 1867.