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  They’re the cream of the major championship crop, circa 2012 — the Athlon Major Championship Dream Team. Throughout the month of March, we'll be unveiling Athlon Sports’ 20 players to watch for majors season, with commentary on each from the...
Rob Doster
2 years ago
Golf
They’re the cream of the major championship crop, circa 2012 — the Athlon Major Championship Dream Team. Throughout the month of March, we'll be unveiling Athlon Sports’ 20 players to watch for majors season, with commentary on each from the Golf...
Rob Doster
2 years ago
Golf
  They’re the cream of the major championship crop, circa 2012 — the Athlon Major Championship Dream Team. Throughout the month of March, we'll be unveiling Athlon Sports’ 20 players to watch for majors season, with commentary on each from the...
Rob Doster
2 years ago
Golf
They’re the cream of the major championship crop, circa 2012 — the Athlon Major Championship Dream Team. Throughout the month of March, we'll be unveiling Athlon Sports’ 20 players to watch for majors season, with commentary on each from the Golf...
Rob Doster
2 years ago
Golf
They’re the cream of the major championship crop, circa 2012 — the Athlon Major Championship Dream Team. Throughout the month of March, we'll be unveiling Athlon Sports’ 20 players to watch for majors season, with commentary on each from the Golf...
Rob Doster
2 years ago
Golf
They say that golf season doesn't really start until the Masters. This year, they're wrong, whoever they are.  A stunning flurry of early-season PGA Tour action reached a crescendo at the Honda Classic, where new world No. 1 Rory McIlroy fended...
Rob Doster
2 years ago
Golf
They’re the cream of the major championship crop, circa 2012 — the Athlon Dream Team, if you will. If you're drafting a majors fantasy squad, these 20 players should be sitting atop your board. After a 2011 season that saw international players...
Rob Doster
2 years ago
Golf
There's clearly some ill will between Tiger Woods and star instructor Hank Haney over Haney's book about his former pupil. Titled The Big Miss, the book chronicles Haney's teaching relationship with Tiger, which spanned six years and 31 PGA Tour...
Rob Doster
2 years ago
Golf
The Accenture Match Play, golf's version of March Madness, has had an eventful first day, with the usual assortment of upsets — if you can count it as an upset when a great golfer beats another great golfer who has a higher computer ranking based...
Rob Doster
2 years ago
Golf
In this knee-jerk era of sports analysis, when we attach eternal significance to what a guy did yesterday, many observers are anointing Phil Mickelson the 2012 PGA Tour Player of the Year and odds-on favorite to win multiple majors solely on the...
Rob Doster
2 years ago
Golf
By winning the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am, Phil Mickelson earned his 40th career PGA Tour victory and proved he still has the mojo to win another major championship — having already won three times at The Masters (2004, ’06, ’10) and...
Nathan Rush
2 years ago
Golf
I'm normally the last guy to leap to Steve Williams' defense. In fact, I ripped him when he was on the bag for Adam Scott's win at the WGC Bridgestone and took the occasion to make it all about him and his hatred for his former boss, Tiger Woods...
Rob Doster
2 years ago
Golf
  This is one of our favorites. You can work on improving straight putts and breaking putts. This aid helps your path, face control and a pattern of success for confidence.  Affix a length of string to two pencils, then stick the pencils in...
Rob Doster
2 years ago
Golf
The LPGA has received a priceless gift in the form of a giggly 16-year-old home schooler. A Tour that is starved for fan attention, marketing dollars and a charismatic American presence has had the good fortune of having Lexi Thompson fall into...
Rob Doster
3 years ago
Golf
This is one of our favorites. You can work on improving straight putts and breaking putts. This aid helps your arc path, face control and a pattern of success for confidence. Simply affix a length of string to two pencils, then stick the...
Rob Doster
3 years ago
Golf
Rob Doster
3 years ago
Golf
Fred Couples is obviously not a "What have you done for me lately" kind of guy. He proved it by tabbing the 132nd-ranked player in FedExCup points to be a part of his Presidents Cup team. Yep, pending his acceptance of Freddie's Captain's Pick...
Rob Doster
3 years ago
Golf
Take the club you are chipping with, then take another club out of your bag and turn it over and hold the two clubs so the upside down club sticks out beside your left hip. When you chip the ball the goal is for the upside down club not to hit...
Rob Doster
3 years ago
Golf
By Nathan Rush Adam Scott is a 31-year-old playboy prodigy from Australia. Steve Williams is a 48-year-old brutish buffoon from New Zealand. Together, the down under duo are poised to climb to the top of the golf world. This week could mark...
Nathan Rush
3 years ago
Golf
  During his tenure as Tiger Woods' caddie, Steve Williams was no ordinary looper. Part enforcer, part bodyguard, part motivator, Williams ran interference for Tiger for a decade-plus of stunning success, becoming that rarest of sport rarities...
Rob Doster
3 years ago
Golf
During his absence from golf, Tiger Woods has lost none of his ability to inspire intensely held opinions. On the occasion of Tiger's comeback round in the WCG-Bridgestone Invitational, we thought it would be a good time to hear from various...
Rob Doster
3 years ago
Golf
Golf Tip: You’re standing on the tee with the driver in your hand with the ball teed up nicely. So which one — ball, tee or ground — are you going to hit? I always ask my students which one they plan to hit, and they say “The ball, of course...
Rob Doster
3 years ago
Golf
A self-destructing human Ouroboros, Tiger has shanked another important decision into the Woods, so to speak, picking the wrong caddy to be his right-hand man as he embarks on a major championship comeback. Woods is set to make his return to...
Nathan Rush
3 years ago
Golf
Ball-striking is the term that's commonly used to describe the quality of contact between the clubface and the ball at impact. In pitch shots — and in all shots, for that matter — there's an important distinction between striking the ball and...
Rob Doster
3 years ago
Golf
2011 Golfer Countdown BORN: Oct. 17, 1969, Johannesburg, South Africa FEDEX FINISH: 9 2010 PGA TOUR EARNINGS: $4,558,861 WORLD GOLF RANKING: 11 (as of Feb. 12, 2011) GOLF CHANNEL’S BRANDEL CHAMBLEE GIVES HIS TAKE: Ernie Els will turn 42...
Corby Yarbrough
3 years ago

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