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You've got to see how Dustin Johnson played the par-4 12th hole at TPC Sawgrass
Aside from the par-3 17th, the short, par-4 12th has been the most talked about hole at TPC Sawgrass this week during the Players Championship.
14 May 2017 - 1:26pm - 0 Comments
Phil Mickelson hits 'rip draw sand wedge' to near perfection on 17 at TPC Sawgrass
While discussing how to approach his tee shot at the daunting par-3 17th at TPC Sawgrass in the final round of the Players Championship on Sunday, Phil Mickelson told his caddie Jim "Bones" Mackay that he wanted to play a "rip draw sand wedge" into the back-right hole locat
14 May 2017 - 12:31pm - 0 Comments
Billy Hurley III cans 50-footer for birdie
Billy Hurley III isn't going to win the 2017 Players Championship, but the birdie he made on the par-4 12th hole in Sunday's final round will certainly give him something to smile about.
14 May 2017 - 12:14pm - 0 Comments
WATCH: Si Woo Kim hits driver from the rough at The Players
There's driver off the deck, and then there is what Si Woo Kim pulled off during the third round of The Players Championship on Saturday. Kim pulled his tee shot left on the par-5 14th hole into the rough. With 268 yards to play, he pulled out his driver again and go for it.
13 May 2017 - 6:00pm - 0 Comments
WATCH: Rory McIlroy overshoots green with 330-yard driving iron at The Players
  It's no secret that Rory McIlroy has the strength to absolutely destroy the ball off the tee. But even this shot might be a new mark for him.
13 May 2017 - 2:47pm - 0 Comments
WATCH: Ben Crane's unlucky time on 17 at The Players Championship
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13 May 2017 - 2:30pm - 0 Comments
Billy Hurley III debuts Navy-inspired bag at The Players
Billy Hurley III is now known as a PGA Tour golfer.
13 May 2017 - 1:37pm - 0 Comments
Vijay Singh turns back time, in the hunt at The Players
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The last time Vijay Singh started this well in The Players Championship was in 2006, when he was No. 2 in the world and still adding to his record of most PGA Tour victories in his 40s.
13 May 2017 - 10:40am - 0 Comments
WATCH: Entire group finds water on No. 17 at The Players
Every year at The Player Championship, we see some big numbers put up on No. 17. But it's not often that we see an entire group find water. That was the case for Zac Blair, Tyrone Van Aswegen and Blayne Barber.
12 May 2017 - 5:01pm - 0 Comments
WATCH: Keegan Bradley crushes 279-yard iron at The Players
We've seen plenty of long drives this year as altitude and speed alleys brought distances well over 400 yards. But those were done using the big dog drivers.
12 May 2017 - 4:12pm - 0 Comments
Watch Jordan Spieth flub chip, still make par at The Players
You hit a great drive and then leave your approach shot a little short. We've all been there thinking, "just a simple chip and a putt and I'll walk out of here with a par." 
12 May 2017 - 3:36pm - 0 Comments
Rory McIlroy to undergo another MRI for back injury
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — As if the TPC Sawgrass isn't enough of a challenge, Rory McIlroy is dealing with another dose of back pain at The Players Championship and will have it tested at the end of the week.
12 May 2017 - 3:11pm - 0 Comments
No practice round? No problem for Phil Mickelson at The Players
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Phil Mickelson first competed in The Players Championship as a senior at Arizona State in 1992, the year before Justin Thomas, Daniel Berger and Jordan Spieth were even born.
12 May 2017 - 12:48pm - 0 Comments
Players with most holes in one on PGA Tour
Robert Allenby and Hal Sutton with 10 aces currently share the lead for most hole in ones in PGA Tour play, based on information provided in the 2016-2017 PGA Tour media guide: Here's the complete list:
12 May 2017 - 12:46pm - 0 Comments
Following ace, Sergio Garcia gets lucky bounce on 17 at The Players
In case you missed it, Sergio Garcia hit an incredible ace on the 17th during the first round of The Players (You can watch that here).
12 May 2017 - 11:11am - 0 Comments
Dustin Johnson holes out to save birdie at The Players
When you're the No. 1-ranked player in the world, sometimes things just work out for you.
12 May 2017 - 10:49am - 0 Comments
Gigantic snake slithers across South African golf course
There are many reasons you should take a golf club with you when you dive into the woods to search for your golf ball.  But not sure there's a golf club big enough that would protect you if you came across this snake that we guess measures in at about 18 feet.
12 May 2017 - 10:24am - 0 Comments
Sergio Garcia aces iconic 17th hole at The Players
It's good to be Sergio Garcia right now. The Master Champion wasn't having the best of opening rounds to start The Players, but quickly turned things around with a birdie on 16 to get to 3-over on the day and then, this incredible shot on the 17th for an ace.
11 May 2017 - 6:54pm - 0 Comments
No shoes, no socks, no problem for latest PGA Tour Champions winner John Daly
Just days after winning for the first time since 2004, John Daly was down in Texas taking part in the annual Dallas Cowboys golf tournament on Wednesday at Cowboys Golf Club in Grapevine.
11 May 2017 - 2:12pm - 0 Comments