John Huh / Getty ImagesLet's be honest, we're all incredibly busy. Nobody has time to sit down and watch four rounds of golf coverage -- unless, of course, you watch TV for a living, and if that's the case, please email us your number. So in an effort to condense the tournament coverage for you into a few quick hits, here are five things we learned from the Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial.
Jason Dufner runs out of gas — One of the most impressive runs we've seen on the PGA Tour in recent memory. After winning twice in the last month, Jason Dufner finally looked human on Sunday, hitting a number of wayward shots and missing a couple of key short putts. The double-bogey on the ninth hole and triple-bogey on the 12th had a lot to do with him losing by a single shot, but Dufner made it incredibly hard on himself from the start. He managed to hit only 21 percent of his fairways on the day, leaving himself with a number of difficult approach shots. And after three days of leading the field in putts per GIR (1.579), he ballooned to 1.833 on Sunday, needing a total of 31 putts to get around Colonial. Blame it on whatever you want, but Dufner looked like he just ran out of gas (even though he said after the round that he felt pretty good). He went from hitting fairways and greens to loose shot after loose shot. You can look at the loss in a number of ways. The positive is he only ended up losing by three (you can't count Johnson's penalty gaffe) with a couple of big numbers on the card. On the other hand, he was given a bunch of opportunities to seize the tournament and never managed to capitalize on any of them. Regardless, a second place finish to go along with a couple of wins is an impressive way to cap off a month.
Zach Johnson is a huge fan of Texas— Before 2008, Johnson probably could have cared less about the Lonestar state. After winning his first three PGA Tour events in Georgia, it's was clear which state was a favorite. But over the last five years, he's become a huge fan of Texas after winning his fourth PGA Tour event in the last five years in the state. Johnson, who's a low-ball hitter, loves the strong Texas winds and even admitted on Saturday that he hoped "it would blow like crazy" over the weekend. While it didn't gust like many predicted, Johnson still managed to win his second Colonial plaid jacket. He's never finished outside the top-30 in seven starts at the historic course. Don't be surprised if he shows up next year wearing a shirt with the Texas flag on it.
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John Huh continues to impress during his rookie season — When you finish seven shots behind the leaders you rarely get any accolades, but considering John Huh's five-under finish was good enough for a T-5, he deserves a spot on our five things. The PGA Tour rookie, who won earlier this year in a eight-hole playoff at Mayakoba, now has a victory, a second-place finish, 4 top-10s, and 7 top-25s this season. Even better, he's only halfway through his first year on tour and already has over $2 million in the bank. That's beyond impressive, folks.
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