The Farmers Insurance Open should be great. (USATSI) Dottie Pepper joins the CBS golf team this week at Torrey Pines. It will be her first broadcast with the crew, and we’re all looking forward to it. I chatted with her recently about returning to broadcasting, what excites her about... Read more
Welcome back to The Links — a collection of golf stories from around the web with my own little take on them. Hope you enjoy. Stories The mantra for many pros these days is be like … Phil? “Either win, come close, or don’t play awesome.” Why... Read more
Phil Mickelson is back. No really, I promise. Mickelson hasn’t won on the PGA Tour since improbably hoisting that Claret Jug in 2013. After a monster week last week at the CareerBuilder Challenge, Mickelson is looking to actually contend and win again in 2016. “It’s not that I have... Read more
PXG has a price-point competitor. After making waves earlier this month when PGX revealed new clubs that go for about $5,000 a set, Bentley (yes, the car manufacturer) has apparently taken them on by selling their clubs — a set of irons only — at $3,200. The clubs are... Read more
This handout photo taken and released by Lagardere Sports on January 26, 2016 shows (L-R) Jamie Donaldson of Wales, Y E Yang of South Korea, Shingo Katayama of Japan, Jordan Spieth of the US, Darren Clarke of Northern Ireland, An Byeong-hun of South Korea holding the trophy ahead of... Read more
(Photo: The Associated Press) 3 CONNECTTWEETLINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Golf’s new “Big Three” has been around for only a few months, and already there’s talk of the exclusive group being expanded. Rickie Fowler is back in the conversation after his fourth worldwide victory in the... Read more
It’s going to be awkward to see Jordan Spieth and Rickie Fowler in Adidas, isn’t it? A first look at the 2016 U.S. Olympic golf uniforms was revealed this week at the PGA Merchandise Show in Orlando, Florida. They are … interesting. There’s actually kind of a lot going... Read more
(Photo: The Associated Press) CONNECTTWEETLINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE LA QUINTA, Calif. (AP) — Jason Dufner got the big trophy. PGA West’s TPC Stadium Course was a winner, too. Dropped from what is now called the CareerBuilder Challenge after its 1987 debut, the Pete Dye-designed course was a little more user-friendly and as... Read more
Former President of the United States Of America Bill Clinton (right) hands Jason Dufner the trophy after the final round of the CareerBuilder Challenge at PGA West TPC Stadium Course. Read more