Posts tagged with: "TPC Sawgrass"

QUICK TAKE: Tree Trouble Sends Fowler Packing View More
Rickie Fowler (Photo credit: John David Mercer-USA Today Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Tree Trouble Sends Fowler Packing

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FLORIDA – It looked like Rickie Fowler’s golf ball wedged among the branches of a palm tree alongside the par-4 sixth hole at the TPC Sawgrass Stadium Course Friday in the Players Championship. The gallery had watched Fowler’s tee shot fly into the tree and never come…

QUICK TAKE: Torn Between Tours, Stricker In Players Contention View More
Steve Stricker (Photo credit: Jasen Vinlove-USA Today Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Torn Between Tours, Stricker In Players Contention

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FLORIDA – Steve Stricker and Phil Mickelson had a bet this year about which one of them would win a tournament first. Turns out, they both won on the same weekend. Mickelson won the WGC-Mexico Championship while Stricker was winning the Cologuard Classic on the PGA Tour…

QUICK TAKE: Perspective Separates Major Champs Garcia, Stenson View More
Sergio Garcia (right) and Henrik Stenson (Photo credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

QUICK TAKE: Perspective Separates Major Champs Garcia, Stenson

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FLORIDA – Major champions are different. They look similar, talk the same but there is a slight swagger in their walk, and they give off an almost imperceptible air of superiority. They know that in the grand scheme of things they have done something very few other…

QUICK TAKE: Short-Iron Struggles Mark Woods’ Second Round View More
Tiger Woods (Photo credit: John David Mercer-USA Today Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Short-Iron Struggles Mark Woods’ Second Round

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FLORIDA – Looking for one swing to summarize Tiger Woods’ Friday at the Players Championship and why he had to sweat out the cut line after finishing 36 holes at 1-under par? Let’s go the par-4 fourth hole. Woods had 106 yards to the hole with water…

QUICK TAKE: Weighing The Players’ Impending Return To March View More
The Players Championship will have new dates in 2019 (Photo Credit: Peter Casey-USA TODAY Sports).

QUICK TAKE: Weighing The Players’ Impending Return To March

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FLORIDA | Although the official announcement of the PGA Tour’s 2019 schedule has been put off for a time – it had been expected this week – it was established long ago that in 2019 the Players Championship will move back to March, when it was played…

WATCH: Group Hits Five Balls Into Water On Island 17th View More
Zac Blair refused to go to the drop box on the par-3 17th, sending three balls into the water. (Photo Credit: PGA Tour/Twitter)

WATCH: Group Hits Five Balls Into Water On Island 17th

  PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FLORIDA – On a scale of 1-10, how hard is the Stadium Course right now? There are those who might give it an 8: Chad Campbell, Brian Gay, Danny Lee and Scott Piercy have all carded a dreaded snowman. There are those who might give it…