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Brandt Snedeker tweets golf offer to Vandy coach
As a proud Vanderbilt alum, the last few football seasons have been nothing short of magical. Three bowl games in a row, back-to-back nine-win seasons and back-to-back bowl wins. Remember, this is Vanderbilt! In my four years there, I might have seen nine wins total.
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Another year brings another banner crop of promising PGA Tour players
HONOLULU – John Peterson was in the 11th grade and thought no one his age could beat him.
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LPGA Tour goes to points race with $1 million payoff at year-ending event
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – The LPGA Tour is going to a points race this year, offering $1 million to the winner of the new "Race to the CME Globe."    Instead of the PGA Tour's model of four tournaments with gradually re
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Louis Oosthuizen plans busy start to 2014, hopes aching back will hold up
DURBAN, South Africa – Such is the tricky nature of his back that Louis Oosthuizen has planned his golf schedule only up to the Masters in April.    Problems with his lower back last year forced Oosthuizen to miss more events tha
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Watch: Jason Dufner's hilarious hike through a Hawaiian rainforest
Jason Dufner loves passion fruit. That's one of the great takeaways from this video of Dufner and wife, Amanda, taking a hike through a Hawaiian rainforest in Maui last week. Check out the clip here:
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2014 Sony Open in Hawaii | Five players to watch
It's another week in paradise for the PGA Tour with this week's puddle jump from Maui to Oahu for the Sony Open in Hawaii.
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Your 2014 golf goals and resolutions | A Quick Nine
With the flip of the calendar and a new year upon us, it's a clean slate -- a fresh start. Why not apply that mentality to your golf game?
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Zach Johnson steadily piling up stats that place him among the game's best
HONOLULU – Zach Johnson plays good golf. He just doesn't like to hear about it.    A few years back, Tiger Woods was talking about a small group of players he considered to be good putters when he mentioned Johnson.
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Woody Austin sticking to PGA Tour despite being eligible for Champions
HONOLULU – Woody Austin didn't make it to the PGA Tour until he was 30, and only then after a decade of playing mini-tours, working as a bank teller and even stocking shelves in a drug store.
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Notebook: Steve Williams begins transition into role as part-time caddie
HONOLULU – For the first time since the Colonial in 2011, Adam Scott will have a new caddie on the bag this week at the Sony Open.    No, Steve Williams is not ready to retire.    "He&
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Graeme McDowell honored by golf writers for his rapport with golf media
The Golf Writers of America has named former U.S.
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Thomas Bjorn eyeing another Ryder Cup berth as he starts 2014 in Africa
DURBAN, South Africa – The Ryder Cup is a long way away but not in the mind of Thomas Bjorn.
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Zach Johnson, Jordan Spieth make early Ryder Cup jumps
Though it's still several months away, it isn't too early to start talking about the 2014 Ryder Cup.
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No Sochi for Tiger Woods -- Lindsey Vonn unable to compete
Lindsey Vonn, U.S. gold medalist in downhill at the 2010 Winter Olympics -- and the significant other of world No. 1 golfer Tiger Woods -- announced this morning that she will not be able to compete in the 2014 Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia, set to start in February.
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BCS Champion Florida State makes Jack Nicklaus a proud grandfather
Jack Nicklaus and wife, Barbara -- along with several other family and friends -- were in attendance for last night's BCS National Championship game at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, Calif., with a very specific rooting interest.
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Kids say the darndest things, Brandt Snedeker edition
To you and I, Jason Dufner and Brandt Snedeker don't look a lot alike.
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Zach Johnson wins Hyundai Tourn. of Champions by one over Spieth
KAPALUA, Hawaii – Zach Johnson is taking his place among the big boys in golf with two of the shortest clubs in his bag.    On a Plantation Course at
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PGA Tour ponders expanding field at Hyundai Tournament of Champions
KAPALUA, Hawaii – The debate going on for years at Kapalua is whether bigger means better.    PGA Tour officials showed up on Maui equipped with research on how the winners-only field could be expanded for the Hyundai Tournament
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Samsung named Official Patron of The PGA of America; Partnership to provide multi-platform support for championships, golfers nationwide
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. – Samsung Electronics America Inc., a global leader and award-winning innovator in consumer electronics, has been named an Official Patron of the PGA of America.
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