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  • Palmer opens with a 63 to lead in Boston

    Ryan Palmer has felt all year that something special was going to happen. Palmer took only 21 putts and made birdie on half of his holes Friday on the TPC Boston, giving him an 8-under 63 and a two-shot lead over Keegan Bradley after the opening round of the Deutsche Bank Championship. Bradley…

    The Associated Press
  • Rory McIlroy off to a hot start in his opening round at the Deutsche Bank Championship

    Three birdies over his first four holes for the No. 1 player in the world.

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  • The Links: Phil Mickelson discusses his 'rough schedule'

    Welcome back to The Links -- where we're talking Jordans, Sean Foley shade, and future US Open venues.

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  • Otto leads way in Italy as Gallacher revives Ryder Cup hopes

    (Reuters) - Stephen Gallacher produced a sparkling late rush of birdies on Friday to resuscitate his chances of earning an automatic Ryder Cup place at the final points-counting event, the Italian Open in Turin. The 39-year-old Scot was one of the late starters and began the second round trailing…

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  • Golf-Bradley gets closer to Cup dream with an opening 65

    Ryder Cup selection is a top priority for Keegan Bradley and he gave his prospects of a late call-up a timely boost by charging into contention for the Deutsche Bank Championship on Friday. Bradley, who has made no secret of his desire to be one of three wildcard picks by United States captain Tom…

    Reuters
  • New Technology to give Ryder Cup fans best experience ever

    RFID Wristbands enable fans to get more involved Fans to share their support globally on social networks Fans attending The 2014 Ryder Cup are set to enjoy one of the most technologically advanced golf events ever thanks to the use of Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) technology. Spectators at…

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  • Ranking college football coaches by their golf games

    We are officially in college football season, which means it is the end of the golf season -- for college football coaches. To celebrate the start of the football season, we thought we would bring you the five best coaches, combining how their team performs on the gridiron with their handicap. Part…

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    RADIO: Golf and the Olympics

    Beyond the Scoreboard's Rick Horrow looks at the state of Olympic golf before the sport makes its debut at the 2016 Rio Summer Games.

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  • Rory McIlroy starts hot but fades at Deutsche Bank Championship

    Rory McIlroy was tough to miss on Friday at the first round of the Deutsche Bank Championship -- not that you could easily miss the world's best player. Dressed in multiple shades of neon the Ulsterman strode TPC Boston to the tune of a 1-under 70 for the first 18 holes. It was good, but it could…

    CBS Sports
  • Golf-U.S. will miss Johnson more than Woods - Broadhurst

    By Tony Jimenez LONDON, Aug 28 (Reuters) - United States will miss the big-hitting Dustin Johnson in next month's Ryder Cup at Gleneagles more than former world number one Tiger Woods, according to 1991 European team member Paul Broadhurst. Woods ruled himself out of a possible wildcard pick…

    Reuters
  • Otto takes lead with 62; Gallacher gains momentum

    Hennie Otto of South Africa shot a 10-under 62 to take a three-stroke lead after the second round of the Italian Open on Friday, while Stephen Gallacher's late bid to qualify for the Ryder Cup also gained momentum. Otto, who won this event in 2008, carded nine birdies, one eagle and one bogey to…

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  • FedEx Cup: Where a week can change everything

    NORTON, Mass. (AP) — Stuart Appleby knows how one week can change everything during the FedEx Cup playoffs.

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  • Get to know: Austin Connelly

    ? HOMETOWN: Irving, Texas

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  • Red-hot putting helps Palmer set Boston pace

    NORTON Massachusetts (Reuters) - American Ryan Palmer, whose putting has been razor sharp for the past six weeks, upstaged some of golf's biggest names as he surged into a two-shot lead at the Deutsche Bank Championship on Friday. The 37-year-old Texan, seeking a fourth PGA Tour victory, reeled off…

    Reuters
  • Mismatch fears over McGinley dispelled: Price

    By Tony Jimenez LONDON (Reuters) - Phillip Price feared a mismatch when Europe chose Paul McGinley as captain to take on U.S. McGinley's modest playing record, and his overall standing in the sport, cannot compare to that of eight-times major winner Watson. He's very thoughtful, he seems to have…

    Reuters
  • Ryder Cup update: Post Barclays

    First of all, Hunter Mahan made a serious case for a Captain's Pick consideration on Sept. 2. Winless since the 2012 Shell Houston Open, Mahan broke through for a timely victory at the Barclays. With five birdies in a seven-hole stretch (Nos. 11-17), Mahan could afford the bogey he made on the…

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  • Sam Saunders leads Web.com Tour Finals opener

    Sam Saunders shot his second straight 6-under 66 on Friday to take a two-stroke lead in the Hotel Fitness Championship, the first of four events in the Web.com Tour Finals. The 27-year-old Saunders, Arnold Palmer's grandson, birdied five of his final seven holes in the second round at Sycamore…

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