Status-less Vaughn Taylor steals the AT&T from Phil Mickelson. We also take a look at Charl Schwartzel's runaway win in South Africa and a new golf app.Read More
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The oft forgotten 20 something
Name the player that at the ripe age of 25 has 6 career professional wins and in 2015 alone not only led the tour in eagle percentage and percentage of putts made from 4-8 ft, but was also one of only two players to record a swing speed of 129 mph in a tournament.
Brooks Koepka may not be the first name to come to mind as the easy going South Florida native is often overlooked when people speak of the great young players on Tour. Golf Digest's Jamie Diaz details out the cult tour star's upbringing, less-traveled path to the tour, his President's Cup snub and his drive to be the best player in the world in this excellent bio of the man that may shy away from the spotlight but whose game can't avoid it.
The annual host of The Players Championship, TPC Sawgrass will be showing off a new look for the 2017 championship. In addition to installing new bermuda greens outfitted with the world class TifEagle strain, the PGA Tour is planning to shorten the normally 360 yard 12th to a drivable 300-320 yards in hopes of bringing earlier drama to one of the most historic finishes in golf.
We can only hope it leads to more moments like this....
the fried egg's favorite holiday gift
Disregard Welling-Putt's indiscernible name, off-putting packaging and bewildering website, this indoor putting practice tool is actually awesome. In fact, it's the best indoor putting tool we have come across here at the fried egg as it focuses on both accuracy and pace. Click here for our full review.
Working off the holiday heft
It's safe to assume we have all indulged this holiday season so here is a great exercise that will help tone the midsection and back to strengthen your game. This can be done in the comfort of your own home with the aid of exercise bands or in the gym with a cable machine.
How Zach Johnson changed his practice routine to become an elite player.
Da Coach suggests kids play golf over football.
Amateur golfer and NCAA Cham, DeChambeau is headed to Dubai.
Dye: Still a busy guy (at 90).
Tiger welcomes a new dog to the family.
Pancake can't say no to waffles.