Every time you listen to European Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley, you learn a little more about why his team beat a dysfunctional U.S. team and about the man for whom the Europeans wanted to play.
In their 16.5-11.5 win over the U.S. in the 2014 Ryder Cup, the European players earned varying grades for their performances. Check out our senior writers' assessments.
Naturally some prominent names in golf took to Twitter to express congratulations, pride and, well, other emotions Sunday after Europe's 16.5-11.5 victory in the 2014 Ryder Cup. Here's a smattering of the chattering.
Here are the records of the players in Europe's 16.5-11.5 win over the U.S. at the 2014 Ryder Cup at Gleneagles in Scotland, along with updated career records
The Europeans earned seven points in Sunday's singles session at Gleneagles to defeat the Americans, 16 1/2 - 11 1/2, and win their third straight Ryder Cup.
Jimmy Walker of the United States defeated Europe's Lee Westwood after making eight birdies in 16 holes, winning 3 and 2.
Our senior writers take a look at Sunday's Ryder Cup singles matches, making their predictions as the action is set to conclude at Gleneagles.
U.S. captain Tom Watson made surprising moves on Saturday at the 2014 Ryder Cup, including sitting Phil Mickelson for both matches.
Only rookies Jordan Spieth and Patrick Reed were able to move the U.S. Saturday-afternoon points total in a positive direction, and they did so against two U.S. Open champions while showing Ryder Cup promise.
The Ryder Cup captains have set their singles lineups for Sunday at Gleneagles in Scotland -- with Tom Watson's U.S. team needing to gain ground on Paul McGinley's European team.
In a tight Saturday-afternoon Ryder Cup battle, Rory McIlroy and Sergio Garcia of Europe pulled away late to earn a 3-and-2 win over Jim Furyk and Hunter Mahan of the U.S. at Gleneagles.
For the second straight day, the Europeans earned 3 1/2 points in foursomes, and now lead the Americans, 10-6, entering Sunday's single session of the 2014 Ryder Cup at Gleneagles.
Matt Kuchar and Zach Johnson of the U.S. fall to Jamie Donaldson and Lee Westwood of Europe 2 and 1 at Gleneagles in the first Saturday foursome match.
For the first time in Phil Mickelson's Ryder Cup career, he will not partake in any action on Saturday, as captain Tom Watson stuck with a pair of hot hands in afternoon foursomes.
Jim Furyk took on his 16th partner in his ninth Ryder Cup during Saturday morning four-balls, and it turned out to be a pretty stout partnership as he and Hunter Mahan topped Lee Westwood and Jamie Donaldson, 4 and 3.
With foursomes partners sometimes playing different brands or styles of golf ball, a natural question to ask is how partners figure out which one to start each hole with.
Complete pairings for Saturday's four-ball matches at the 2014 Ryder Cup at Gleneagles in Scotland.
Our senior writers take a look at Saturday morning's Ryder Cup four-ball matches, making their predictions as the action continues at Gleneagles.
Asked to respond to reported critical comments from former European Ryder Cup captain Nick Faldo, Sergio Garcia tried to take the high road Friday at Gleneagles.
After the U.S. took a one-point lead after Friday's four-ball session, the Europeans stormed back in foursomes, winning three matches and halving the other to take a two-point lead after Day 1 of the 2014 Ryder Cup at Gleneagles.
Zach Johnson and Jason Dufner defeated Lee Westwood and Francesco Molinari, 3 and 2.
Jeff Rude takes a tour of the 11th hole at Pebble Beach with his pick for the week, Lee Westwood.