The first big-ticket stateside tournament of the year didn't disappoint, with many of golf's biggest names fighting for the surfboard at the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines. And in the end, it was Bubba Watson who reigned supreme above all, clinching it with this fine birdie putt on No. 18:
More, of course, follows.
Hunter Mahan had this lovely approach, also on No. 18, during Round 3. While he couldn't capitalize on Sunday, he certainly looked in control as he wrapped Saturday's round:
Tiger Woods and Rocco Mediate played together the first two days of the tournament, inspiring only about five billion 2008 U.S. Open references. On the par 3 16th, both introduced themselves to the flag stick, like so:
But when it came to flag sticks, nobody got up and close like John Daly, who smacked right up against the 17th on Thursday:
Congrats to all the fine players this week. I could've done that.