Golf Buzz

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Matteo Manassero 'drives' famed Monza course
Matteo Manassero posted an intriguing photo on his Twitter account Saturday. He's shown driving a golf ball on the front straightaway at the famed Monza race course, where a different kind of "driving" takes place. Here's the tweet:
29 Aug 2015 - 2:44pm - 0 Comments
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Study: Caffeine may help your golf game
Before heading out to the course for your next round, you might want to go ahead and grab a cup of coffee or a caffeinated drink.
29 Aug 2015 - 1:54pm - 0 Comments
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Jordan Spieth channels inner Jim Mora with 'Playoffs' rant
In 2001, Jim Mora Sr. -- then the head coach of the NFL's Indianapolis Colts -- delivered one of the most unintentionally funny lines in the history of post-game interviews.
28 Aug 2015 - 9:42am - 0 Comments
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Hilarity ensues after Web.com Tour player's shot from water
The Web.com Tour is Oregon this week for the Portland Open. With the Web.com Tour Championship right around the corner, players are doing anything they can to save shots and make it to the season finale. And I mean anything.
28 Aug 2015 - 8:57am - 0 Comments
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Weed eaters: Illinois course rents goats
HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. -- Goats may not be welcome at Wrigley Field this week, but they're appreciated in Hoffman Estates, where they're chomping on a bit of buckthorn at Bridges of Poplar Creek Country Club.
28 Aug 2015 - 7:07am - 0 Comments
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John Peterson makes a 74-yard eagle through the back door at Barclays
  After two shots on the par-5 16th hole at The Barclays on Thursday, former LSU standout John Peterson stood 74 yards from the flag. So he hit a wedge a good 94 yards.   Sounds like a disaster in the making, doesn't it?
27 Aug 2015 - 6:11pm - 0 Comments
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Georgia teen fires course-record 56
BECKLEY, W.Va. -- Colin Bowles may be living in Georgia now, but he isn't done tearing through courses back in the Mountain State.
27 Aug 2015 - 4:34pm - 0 Comments
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FlingGolf combines golf and lacrosse in a fun and fast sport
  By now, we all know about FootGolf – kicking a soccer ball around a golf course. There's even mini-FootGolf.
26 Aug 2015 - 3:21pm - 0 Comments
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Henry Johnson still playing golf three days a week at age 100
  Just a few days ago, we shared with you the story of 98-year-old Bill Doi, who still plays golf at least once a week in Minnesota.
25 Aug 2015 - 7:03pm - 0 Comments
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2015 Barclays: Five players to watch
Playoffs? Did you say playoffs? Yes, folks, it's time for the PGA Tour Playoffs for the FedExCup. The first of four season-ending events begins with the 125-man field at the Barclays in Edison, N.J. at Plainfield Country Club.
25 Aug 2015 - 5:12pm - 0 Comments
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Watch: Tiger Woods doomed by two bad chips on No. 11
If there have been two issues with Tiger Woods' comeback efforts this season, it's been driver and the short game.
23 Aug 2015 - 5:05pm - 0 Comments
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Watch: Another eagle for Brooks Koepka, this time from the bunker
If it seems like Brooks Koepka makes at least one eagle every weekend, that's almost the case. The PGA Tour leader in eagles this season, Koepka added his 19th on Sunday at the par-5 15th hole.
23 Aug 2015 - 3:58pm - 0 Comments
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Watch: Scott Brown aces No. 3
The huge gallery following Tiger Woods and Scott Brown during Sunday's final round of the Wyndham Championship expected to do a lot of cheering, but mainly for Woods. That changed at the par-3 third hole when Brown did this:  
23 Aug 2015 - 2:29pm - 0 Comments
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WATCH: Return of the Tiger Woods fist pump
When Tiger Woods is playing well, fans can expect a fist pump or two to punctuate a good shot. That was the case Saturday during the third round of the Wyndham Championship.
22 Aug 2015 - 4:40pm - 0 Comments
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Andreas Harto makes birdie, then proposes to girlfriend
Andreas Harto and his girlfriend will remember Friday's 16th hole of the Made in Denmark tournament for more than just the birdie he made at the par-3. After sinking the putt, Harto pulled his girlfriend from the gallery, pulled out a jewelry box and then got on one knee.
21 Aug 2015 - 12:53pm - 0 Comments
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Bubba Watson hangs out with NFL quarterbacks Tom Brady, Drew Brees on day off
The New Orleans Saints' training camp is just down the street from The Greenbrier, and since Bubba Watson lives nearby, it's no surprise he stopped by to see what was going on, especially since the New England Patriots were also in town.
21 Aug 2015 - 12:37pm - 0 Comments
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Young trick shot artist pulls off over-the-shoulder putt
Julian Jax, a 5-year-old from California, may be the youngest golf trick shot artist in the business, as evidenced by this impressive over-the-shoulder putt submitted to us via Twitter.
21 Aug 2015 - 11:05am - 0 Comments
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Piece of plane falls from sky, lands on golf course
Imagine you're enjoying a nice, peaceful round of golf when suddenly, something falls out of the sky and lands on the green. Now, imagine that something is a piece that fell off of a commercial plane.
20 Aug 2015 - 1:31pm - 0 Comments
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Tiger Woods starts Wyndham Championship with unlikely birdie hole out
OK, so it's only the first hole in the first round of the Wyndham Championship in Greensboro, N.C., but what a start for Tiger Woods.
20 Aug 2015 - 8:29am - 0 Comments