I enjoy the FedEx Cup, and while that wasn't always the case, it is now. Going back in the archives of this blog you can find a massive amount of criticism that has slowly waned over the years and that's a good thing for the PGA Tour and its playoff system. Is it perfect? No, but it's better, and that's what matters. Golf is a sport that you wouldn't on its best day call progressive. It rarelyRead More
8/22/13 2:10 PM
6/12/13 2:53 PM
The 2013 US Open will return to Merion Golf Club for the first time since 1981. Starting Thursday, the current crop of the best golfers in the world will be treated to an old-school course rich in tradition, with closed oval-shaped baskets atop the pins instead of traditional flags.
Merion plays at just under 7,000 yards so golfers will not be challenged with length off the teeRead More
5/16/12 6:15 AM
The art of Power Rankings is that there is no art to it at all. Make your pick, come up with an explanation and publish. It's a simple recipe that cooks up an imperfect dish of speculative analysis about who has the best chance of winning in any given tournament.
But, there's always room to analyze that which has already been analyzed by another, and frankly, that'sRead More
2/22/12 9:43 AM
The 2012 season is well underway, but for me, it truly gets started today as the Accenture Match Play opens up at the Ritz Carlton Golf Club, Dove Mountain in Marana, AZ.
I’m a sucker for a bracket, and even though I failed to find an online league that lets you make picks and tracks the progress so I could open this up to a challenge, I’ll take the old school paper
7/6/11 12:46 PM
Before we get to the John Deere Classic, a quick note on Eldrick...
Covering Tiger Woods has become eerily similar to listening to a broken record of nails being scratched on a chalkboard. That's the sign of the times for the life and career of Eldrick Tont Woods.
Woods announced Tuesday that he will not be playing the British Open this year due to his left knee
5/26/11 2:31 PM
I've been watching some old episodes of American Chopper on Netflix recently and yesterday I came across an episode from season 4 in which the now ripped apart Teutels built three bikes sponsored by EDS to honor the Byron Nelson Championship.
I figured the timing was right since the HP Byron Nelson starts today. I began to wonder if I had ever seen the bikes showcased anywhere on
4/10/11 2:44 PM
Sunday at Augusta at a glance...
Rory McIlroy leads the Masters at -10, Jason Day is second at -9... McIlroy has shot 65-69-70 in the first three rounds, respectively... Nine of the Top 13 players have never won a major (Angel Carera T2, -8; Tiger Woods - T9, -5; Fred Couples - T9, -5; and Geoff Ogilvy - T9, -5 have)... Woods was +2 (-5 overall) on Saturday,