Inside the Aug. 22, 2014 issue of Golfweek.
The FedEx Cup Playoffs got underway Thursday in Paramus, N.J., with the first round of The Barclays, and it was Bo Van Pelt grabbing the opening-round lead with a 6-under 65.
The first leg of the 2014 FedEx Cup Playoffs began Thursday at Ridgewood Country Club in Paramus, N.J. And it was Bo Van Pelt, 104th in the FedEx Cup standings, grabbing the lead with a first-round 6-under 65 at The Barclays.
World No. 1 Rory McIlroy and Jim Furyk are among our experts' favorites for The Barclays this week on PGA Tour -- see who else our senior writers expect to contend in this week's FedEx Cup playoffs opener.
American amateur standouts Bryson DeChambeau, Beau Hossler and Denny McCarthy will represent the U.S. at the 2014 World Amateur Team Championship.
World No. 1 Rory McIlroy will share a tee time with reigning Masters champion Bubba Watson early Thursday and late Friday at The Barclays to start the PGA Tour’s FedEx Cup playoffs.
Thirty-eight of the world’s top 50 and 69 of the top 100 will tee it up at The Barclays on PGA Tour, while Camilo Villegas' path to the FedEx Cup was a rare one; plus more PGA Tour news.
Phil Mickelson and two others have a chance to maintain perfect attendance at the Tour Championship since the debut of the FedEx Cup -- while four of last year's finalists are out of the playoffs.
PGA Tour commissioner Tim Finchem addressed a multitude of topics on Tuesday, including the Dustin Johnson saga and whether the Tour would ever combine the Ryder Cup and Presidents Cup.
Rory McIlroy is No. 1 in the FedEx Cup standings, but as the playoffs begin the man in that position has only prevailed twice -- and defending champion Henrik Stenson is working against history as well.
The PGA Tour's FedEx Cup opener, The Barclays, returns to Ridgewood Country Club in New Jersey -- where its 7,319 yard, par-71 layout will be drawn from the club’s three nines.
Camilo Villegas and Marc Warren made big jumps in the OWGR, while Jason Day and Webb Simpson gained ground near the top.
As a kid growing up in rural Winnipeg, Manitoba, Derek Ingram never thought he would be where he is today. Now, he's Team Canada's head coach putting Canada back on the map in the golf world.
The field is set for the 2014 FedEx Cup Playoffs opener, The Barclays, with the top 125 players in the FedEx Cup standings qualifying for the Aug. 21-24 event at The Ridgewood Country Club in Paramus, N.J.
The Wyndham Championship's third round began with 15 players within two shots up top and ended with 13 players within four shots of the lead, including leader Nick Watney at 14 under.
Printed inside the August 1, 2014, issue of Golfweek Magazine:
Tiger Woods broke the news Wednesday on his website that he was withdrawing his name from consideration for a Ryder Cup captain's pick. The Golfweek staff weighs in on the decision.
Jim Moore left a lasting impression on generations of Evans Scholars during his 47-year Western Golf Association career until his fight against cancer ended Tuesday night at age 73.
It came down to the very last hole, but Steve Hudson managed to hold off Pat Thompson on Tuesday to win the inaugural Golfweek Senior Match Play Championship, while Don Marsh took the super senior title.
This year, Rickie Fowler not only had the lowest score in the majors despite not winning one, he did something Tiger Woods never did; Graeme McDowell's about to become a dad; plus more PGA Tour news
Jim Furyk yuks it up with partner Brandt Snedeker after their 1-up victory.
Jim Furyk took the Tour Championship lead behind a 6-under 64 on Friday.
Golfweek.com's Asher Wildman previews the 2012 PGA Merchandise Show with Jim Achenbach, Golfweek's associate editor of equipment and technology.
In this final installment of the Jim Thorpe Story, Jeff Rude gets the day-to-day routine of Thorpe's prison sentence, and gets some valuable advice for the upcoming tax deadline.
Touring pro Jim Thorpe talks about "date night" and exactly how he gained 20 pounds while serving 10 months in prison.
Touring pro Jim Thorpe tells Golfweek’s Jeff Rude: "I made some mistakes with my taxes... and I had to pay for it."
Touring pro Jim Thorpe tells Golfweek’s Jeff Rude: I made some mistakes with my taxes... and I had to pay for it."
Asher Wildman sits down with Golfweek equipment expert Jim Achenbach to preview the 2011 PGA Merchandise Show.
U.S. captain Jim Holtgrieve is already scouting talent for the 2011 Walker Cup.
A small portion of U.S. Ryder Cup Captain Corey Pavin's reaction to Jim Gray's report that a captain's pick would go to Tiger Woods.
Jim Liu defeated Justin Thomas to win the 63rd U.S. Junior Amateur.
Tiger once again plays his way into the final pairing, but this time $11.35 million dollars is potentially on the line. Golfweek senior writers Jeff Rude and Jim McCabe have the insight from the Tour Championship.
Tiger and Paddy will be grouped together Saturday for the ninth time this year. Jeff Rude and Jim McCabe talk about what makes this pairing so great.
At the Tour Championship, all the talk is on one man. (Do we have to spell it out?). However, Jim McCabe tells Jeff Rude that someone else will be hoisting the hardware on Sunday.
Jim Estes may be playing in the PGA Championship this week, but he's more focused on helping combat-wounded soldiers rehabilitate by equiping and encouraging them to use golf as a means to overcome their physical limitations.