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NEWS: Woods One Stroke Back Of Conners Heading Into Sunday

NEWS: Woods One Stroke Back Of Conners Heading Into Sunday

PALM HARBOR, FLORIDA — Nobody thought the Valspar Championship would feel like a major, but to this point, it absolutely has. The galleries were thick, lining the fairways of the Copperhead Course just as well as the oak trees draped in Spanish moss. There were roars, there was Tiger Woods…

QUICK TAKE: After Five Year Hiatus, Chris Couch Makes Cut At Valspar

QUICK TAKE: After Five Year Hiatus, Chris Couch Makes Cut At Valspar

PALM HARBOR, FLORIDA — It’s been well over five years since Chris Couch played on the PGA Tour. That’s until this week at the Valspar Championship. Couch, once a prodigious talent out of the University of Florida and winner of the 2006 Zurich Classic, has been sidelined by severe back…

NEWS: Woods Vaults Into Contention at Valspar, Sits Two Back of Conners View More
Tiger Woods during the second round of the Valspar Championship at Innisbrook Resort. (Photo credit: Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports)

NEWS: Woods Vaults Into Contention at Valspar, Sits Two Back of Conners

PALM HARBOR, FLORIDA — It’s been building, and now it is happening. Tiger Woods shot a 3-under 68 Friday at the Valspar Championship to momentarily share the lead with a host of others, including Paul Casey, Brandt Snedeker and Ryan Palmer. After making a birdie on No. 5, Woods’ 14th…

QUICK TAKE: Woods Strong While Other Stars Struggle

QUICK TAKE: Woods Strong While Other Stars Struggle

PALM HARBOR, FLORIDA | Those who have insisted a successful Tiger Woods comeback could never happen are now beginning to sweat. Coming off of a 12th-place finish at the Honda Classic, Woods had an exuberant crowd captivated from the opening gun during his 1-under 70 Thursday at the Valspar Championship….

QUICK TAKE: Terrific Trio Pumps Life Into Valspar View More
Tiger Woods and Jordan Spieth will play with Henrik Stenson in the first two rounds of the Valspar Championship. (Photo Credit: Kyle Terada, USA Today Sports)

QUICK TAKE: Terrific Trio Pumps Life Into Valspar

PALM HARBOR, FLORIDA | As the cool wind blew through the lush terrain of Innisbrook’s Copperhead Course, you could sense a renewed energy to the Valspar Championship. Tiger Woods. Rory McIlroy. Jordan Spieth. Rarely have they found themselves in the same PGA Tour field, let alone at an event that…