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Russell Henley and Jim Herman make nice chip-in birdies at RSM Classic

Jim Herman
PGA Tour via YouTube
Jim Herman got a fist-bump from his caddie after chipping in for birdie on the 18th hole Thursday at the RSM Classic.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Thursday, November 19, 2015 | 8:01 p.m.

Rory McIlroy chips in for birdie from bunker on final hole in Dubai

Rory McIlroy
European Tour via YouTube
Rory McIlroy's walk-off bunker birdie kept him close to Danny Willett in the seasonlong Race to Dubai title.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Thursday, November 19, 2015 | 7:20 p.m.

New England Patriots kicker Stephen Gostkowski explains how golf helps him kick

Stephen Gostkowski
USA Today Sports Images
"In golf and in field-goal kicking, most of the times I screw up is when I try to hit the ball too hard," said New England Patriots kicker Stephen Gostkowski.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Friday, November 13, 2015 | 9:15 p.m.

Kevin Streelman rides bicycle through golf course at OHL Classic

Kevin Streelman
PGA Tour via YouTube
Kevin Streelman got in some two-wheeled action on Friday in Mexico.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Friday, November 13, 2015 | 8:06 p.m.

Graeme McDowell to open second Nona Blue tavern at TPC Sawgrass

Graeme McDowell
Courtesy of Nona Blue
Graeme McDowell will open his new Nona Blue a few minutes away from the home of the PGA Tour and the Players Championship.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Friday, November 13, 2015 | 7:33 p.m.

Bubba Watson almost chips in out of a "water bunker" in Japan

Bubba Watson
Bubba Watson via Twitter
Bubba Watson blasted a ball out of a "water bunker" and darn near holed the shot.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Tuesday, November 10, 2015 | 11:13 p.m.

Roberto Castro makes 122-yard eagle at Sanderson Farms Championship

Roberto Castro
PGATour.com
Roberto Castro had the happy task of lifting his ball out of the hole after knocking it in from 122 yards away.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Friday, November 06, 2015 | 6:14 p.m.

Patriots quarterback Tom Brady compares passing motion to golf swing

Tom Brady
USA Today Sports Images
When talking about long passing versus short passing this week, New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady used a golf analogy.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Friday, November 06, 2015 | 4:24 p.m.

Release of 'Spectre' reminds us of the time James Bond played golf

James Bond and Auric Goldfinger
United Artists
James Bond questions Goldfinger's golf ball in the crucial moment of their golf match.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Friday, November 06, 2015 | 3:07 p.m.

Rory McIlroy misses a hole-in-one by a hair at HSBC Champions

Rory McIlroy
PGA Tour via YouTube
Rory McIlroy's tee shot on the par-3 12th hole on Friday peeked in the cup before deciding not to fall in.
By John Holmes
PGA.com

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Friday, November 06, 2015 | 1:37 a.m.

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