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Another Reason We Love Jordan Spieth

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If you’re new to our course, you may want to subscribe to our RSS feed. Thanks for visiting!Tim Finchem’s baby, The FedEx Cup Playoffs start tomorrow with The Barclays at Plainfield Country Club in New Jersey. World number one Jordan Spieth leads the top 125 PGA Tour golfers (minus two) in the chase for the FedEx Cup and a bonus check of $10,000,000 to the winner. Spieth sits comfortably in first place of the points race but the format has… Continue Reading

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Spieth’s New Playoff Plan

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Jordan Spieth met the media at The Barclays yesterday and he was his usual affable, open and insightful self. The world number one has hinted of his “plan” all season where he and his team have a specific protocol he uses each week . It includes everything from on course management to two rental houses at the majors, one for fun with family and one for sleeping. So far it has worked like a charm with two majors, four wins… Continue Reading

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Did Tiger Woods Choke?

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After Tiger Woods had missed the cut at The PGA Championship and was debating whether or not to tee it up at the Wyndham Championship his old pal Davis Love III tried to convince him to give it a try. Love thought the old school Donald Ross layout at Sedgefield Country Club would suit Woods’ game. And Love was right. It not only suited his own game as he won it on Sunday but for the most part it looked… Continue Reading

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Oldie But Goodie…Davis Love Wins at Greensboro

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There was plenty of excitement at the Wyndham Championship this week. The traveling circus that is Tiger Woods came to town to play here for the first time in his career, And the locals responded with the largest crowds in the tournament’s history. But Woods was upstaged by an old Carolina favorite. Davis Love III took a big swig from the fountain of youth and beat a field of golfers many of which are half his age. Love came from… Continue Reading

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Surprise! Tiger Woods Leads Wyndham Championship

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Tiger Woods has found himself in an unfamiliar place this Friday evening. Instead of flying home in his private jet he actually made the cut this week and even shares the lead at the Wyndham Championship. Woods has been searching for his golf game since 2013 when he won five times on the PGA Tour and earned Player of the Year honors. Since then he’s win-less and has played more like a 10 handicap than a 14 time major champion.… Continue Reading

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Jordan Spieth for President

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Jordan Spieth may have come up short at the PGA Championship as Jason Day muscled his way to his first major win but Spieth reaped a reward of a different nature. Yes we all know he took the top spot in the Official World Golf Rankings but there is more. A grass roots movement has started and it’s gaining traction across the country: Jordan Spieth for President. And I’m all for it. Fans were seen all over Whistling Straits promoting… Continue Reading

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10 Things I Think: PGA Championship Style

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1.  You can’t be a golf fan or a human being for that matter and not appreciate Jason Day’s journey. It is a dramatic story of dedication and redemption made possible by Day and all those close to him. 2.  Rory McIlroy has been acknowledged as the best long driver on tour. Yesterday Jason Day took driving the golf ball to another level. There is such an advantage in length and accurate length is so much more. If Day can… Continue Reading

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Big Winner in LLG PGA Championship Picks Contest

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The results are in and some of the crew at Links Life Golf had as tough a time with Whistling Straits as Tiger Woods did. The LLG PGA Championship Pick the Winner contest saw three knuckleheads out of the competition early as one of their picks missed the cut and were sent packing. A missed cut dooms any chance of winning and some of our faithful felt that pain early. Lil Skins loves the entertaining Miguel Angel Jimenez and while… Continue Reading

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Spieth Moves to World No.1

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Jordan Spieth fell short of a win at the PGA Championship today but he did get a pleasant consolation prize: he’s now the number one golfer in the world. Spieth has had a phenomenal season with four wins including The Masters and the U.S. Open. His dream of the Grand Slam died at the Open Championship and today he barely missed his chance to become the first golfer to win all the majors played on American soil. Well, “barely missed”… Continue Reading

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