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A Masters flag blows in the wind on the second hole during the first round of the 2012 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 5, 2012 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Westwood Works Way Up Leaderboard At Masters

Lee Westwood has a first-round lead at a major for the first time in his career.

04/05/2012

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Masters’ Magicians: A Preview For The 2012 Masters Tournament

CBS will be covering the final rounds of the 2012 Masters Tournament on Saturday, April 7th and Sunday, April 8th. The following golfers are who I believe to be the top 6 contenders to compete this week.

04/04/2012

Phil Mickelson. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Mickelson Takes Wild Ride Into Share Of The Lead

One shot clipped an ash tree and kept Phil Mickelson out of worse trouble than he was in. Another landed behind a Bottle Brush, blocking his path to the 10th green at Riviera. On yet another hole, Mickelson had to thread a 9-iron through the limbs of five eucalyptus trees.

02/18/2012

Tiger Woods. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Tiger To Play Honda Classic, Doral

Tiger Woods is returning to the Honda Classic for the first time since he was an amateur.

CBS Chicago–02/14/2012

Steve Stricker poses for a portrait during the pro-am round of the Hyundai Tournament of Champions at the Plantation course on January 5, 2012 in Kapalua, Hawaii. (Photo by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images)

Stricker Opens The Year With A PGA Tourney Win In Hawaii

Despite losing most of his five-shot lead in only six holes, Steve Stricker steadied himself in time to kick off the new PGA Tour season with a three-shot victory in the Tournament of Champions on Monday.

01/09/2012

Cog Hill Golf & Country Club in Lemont, Illinois.  (Photo by Maxx Wolfson/Getty Images)

BMW Championship Could Be Making Last Stop At Cog Hill

For the first time, five-time champ Tiger Woods won’t be in the field of the BMW Championship. And, as CBS 2’s Megan Mawicke reports, that isn’t good news for a tournament that might be making its final appearance at Cog Hill.

CBS Chicago–09/13/2011

The Barclays - Round One

Golf News and Notes: August 31, 2011

A couple of players to keep your eyes on as we proceed deeper into the FedEx Cup playoffs are, Steve Strickers, Keegan Bradley and Matt Kuchar.

08/31/2011

The Barclays - Round Two

Vijay Singh Looks To End His Winless Streak

With The Barclays shortened to 54 holes and Vijay Singh tied for second, one shot behind the leader. Singh is looking to end this winless streak with a strong final round.

08/27/2011

The Barclays - Round One

Harrison Frazar Has A Share Of The Lead At The Barclays

If Harrison Frazar continues to play the way he did on Thursday, then he might just be around til the Tour Championship.

08/26/2011

PGA Championship - Round Three

Mickelson Has Something To Play For In The Playoffs

As Mickelson prepares for the FedEx Cup Playoffs, he wants to put him self in position to add to his $5 million in earnings this year.

08/25/2011

PGA Championship - Round Two

REARDON: Time To Shake Up PGA Tour Calendar

The idea is to take the concept of the July Opens in Britain and build a March-to-August schedule of monthly major triple headers.

08/24/2011

THE TOUR Championship Presented By Coca-Cola - Final Round

Let’s Fix The FedEx Cup Playoffs

If the PGA Tour really wants its post-season to really stand out, then it must return to the drawing board and create a format that captures fans’ attention and interest.

08/22/2011

Sony Open - Round One

Former U.S. Amateur Winner Jeff Quinney Is All In

Jeff Quinney is playing for his tour card and needs a good result at the Wyndham Championship.

08/19/2011

PGA Championship - Round Three

Harrington Needs A Good Finish At The Wyndham Championship

Padraig Harrington listened to his wife and decided to make a run at the $10 million FedEx Cup title, but first he needs a good result at the Wyndham in order to play for the FedEx Cup title.

08/18/2011

PGA Championship - Round One

REARDON: Is The PGA Championship Just ‘Normal?’

In this week’s Golf World magazine, former U.S. Open Champion Geoff Ogilvy goes all Standard & Poors on the PGA Championship, downgrading its major status from AAA to A+.

08/11/2011

Tiger Woods. (Photo by Matt Sullivan/Getty Images)

Bernstein: I Want Tiger Woods Back

I was wrong. I told myself that I was enough of a fan of PGA golf that the absence of one of the best athletes of my lifetime would not affect my enjoyment of the sport.

CBS Chicago–08/04/2011

World Golf Championships-Bridgestone Invitational - Preview Day Three

Rory McIlroy Is Excited To Be Back In The U.S.

Rory McIlroy has struggled on the European Tour since winning the U.S. Open, but he is now returning to the United States and looks to make a run at the Bridgestone Invitational and PGA Championship.

08/04/2011

RBC Canadian Open - Round Two

Anthony Kim Bounces Back At The Greenbrier Classic

After being disqualified at the RBC Canadian Open, and recovering from injury, Anthony Kim is finally starting to play the way he knew he always could.

08/01/2011

The Greenbrier Classic - Final Round

A Win Would Accomplish Some Goals For Webb Simson

If Webb Simspon wins The Greenbrier Classic, it would check off a lot goals on his professional golfer list.

07/31/2011

The Greenbrier Classic - Final Round

Stuart Appleby Looks To Regain Confidence At The Greenbrier Classic

Stuart Appleby returns to the site of his last win on the PGA Tour in hopes of resurrecting a dismal 2011 season.

07/28/2011

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