• Jordan Spieth won The Open after his caddie saved his butt on the wild 13th hole
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    Jordan Spieth won The Open after his caddie saved his butt on the wild 13th hole

    Jordan Spieth went on an epic run on the final five holes to win The Open Championship, but it may have never happened if not for his caddie saving the day on the wild 13th hole. At No. 13, Spieth hit his tee shot about 100 yards to the right of the fairway. While Spieth had a much cleaner lie in the practice area, his shot to the green was completely blind and his own calculation of how far he was from the green turned out to be way off.

  • Rookie from New Jersey wins World Series of Poker, $8.1M
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    Rookie from New Jersey wins World Series of Poker, $8.1M

    A New Jersey man with a degree in accounting is this year's World Series of Poker champion. Scott Blumstein won the series' marquee no-limit Texas Hold 'em main event early Sunday in Las Vegas surrounded by dozens of supporters including relatives and college friends. He is now more than $8.1 million richer after eliminating Pennsylvania's Daniel Ott on the 246th hand of the final table, more than 60 hands with just the two of them with bricks of bills and a gold bracelet separating them. "I'm really happy about how I played tonight," said Blumstein, who's 25. "... This is just one poker tournament. It takes variance and luck and playing your best, and all those things came together, and I'm

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    Top 5 nastiest NFL defenses

    NFL writer Frank Schwab counts down the stingiest defenses heading into the 2017 season.