| Jul 1, 2012
| 9:49 PM
So exactly what is meant when the debate goes back and forth over whether Tiger Woods is “back?” Is it multiple PGA Tour wins? Check. Three? Sure. Leading the FedEx Cup standings? Top of the earnings list? Check and check. Of course, there are...
| May 3, 2010
| 4:32 PM
Today's Classic Peanuts strip in the Tribune concludes with a Sam Snead joke. "Every year for 25 years, my dad has been rooting for Sam Snead to win the National Open," says Lucy, empathizing with Charlie Brown's despair over the......
| Sep 13, 2009
Fittingly, the first thing you see at the World Golf Village as you exit Interstate Highway 95 is a golf course: Slammer & Squire, named respectively after two Hall of Famers who helped design it, Sam Snead and Gene Sarazen. You go to check in at the...
| Sep 13, 2009
1 The Stadium Club at TPC Sawgrass — For years at The Players, you've seen the famous island green on this course at Ponte Vedra Beach, so why not take your own shot at the par-3 17th? It's the only course you will play where you're thinking about...
| Aug 10, 2008
IF THE clothes make the leading man, Luke Wilson is angling to play the handsome high school lit teacher -- you know, the one who made you cry when he read aloud from "A Separate Peace." He rarely veers from his Kennedy-era haircut and typically shows...
| Feb 22, 1987
Repeat after me: Severiano Ballesteros is the greatest golf player in the world.
He must be. Everyone says so. Everyone keeps telling you he is. Jack Nicklaus once said he was. Mac O'Grady will tell you he is. Sam Snead, no less, once placed him in the...
| Jun 26, 2008
Mesa Verde Country Club (Southern California PGA teacher of the year, 1995, 1993, 1986)
This will help you: Practice your short game. Most people are not very good wedge players. You have to learn how to bounce [the club], putt and chip....
| Jun 26, 2008
Winner of 18 major championships, considered by many the greatest golfer of all time.
This will help you: To be your best, you have to understand what your abilities are. And once you understand what your abilities are, you learn to play...
| Nov 10, 2009
| 10:46 AM
ichael Vick tried. Lordy, how he tried. But not even Vick, impervious, evasive and the darndest freshman quarterback college football has witnessed in eons, could win the national championship for Virginia Tech on Tuesday night in the Sugar Bowl.
| Jun 21, 2010
| 12:38 PM
Dubsdread Golf Course
Last updated June 21, 2010
Description: Located just minutes from downtown Orlando, Dubsdread Golf Course features the oldest public layout in the area, originally designed in 1923 and renovated in 2008. This classic course has...
| Jul 18, 2009
| 10:14 PM
Tom Watson took three practice swings without a club in his hand, then looked toward the green and pictured the shot he needed to play.
Standing on the edge of the fairway, a marshal who had seen Watson work his magic at Turnberry for three decades...
| Apr 8, 2009
Art Wall Jr. drove down Magnolia Lane, turned onto Washington Road and headed north to Wilmington, N.C., after stunning Augusta National at the 1959 Masters.
Wall was alone in the car (his family took the train home the week before when son Greg...