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SHO Embraces Its Inner Augusta National

It's not exactly the Masters, but the conditions this week at the Shell Houston Open should help players prepare for the year's first major.

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Spieth, in ad, says no to texting and driving

Nine months after Jordan Spieth signed an endorsement deal with AT&T, the 21-year-old Texan is starring in his first TV commercial with the Dallas-based company, a campaign against texting and driving.


April Fools' Day: Who is the bigger fool?

Michael Collins and Antonietta Collins make an April Fools' Day revelation. Who is the bigger fool, Tiger Woods for returning to golf too soon or Tiger fans for wanting him back too soon?


Please Skip The Masters, Tiger

ESPN.com's Michael Collins believes that with all the talk swirling around Tiger and whether he will return for the Masters, it might be in Woods' best interest to skip the year's first major.

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#AskESPNCaddie -- Dustin Johnson

Did the media go too hard or too soft on Dustin Johnson's absence? Michael Collins takes your questions in his weekly #AskESPNCaddie mailbag.

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McIlroy shoots 70 in final pre-Masters round

Rory McIlroy birdied two of his last three holes at the Bay Hill Club on Sunday, shooting 70 at the Arnold Palmer Invitational -- his last round before heading to the Masters in two weeks with considerable history at stake.

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'Fair Chance' Official Cost Stenson A Win (2:05)


McIlroy Has Reasons For Optimism

Despite finishing outside the top 10 at the Arnold Palmer Invitational on Sunday, world No. 1 Rory McIlroy said he thought he could take away some positives from the week.


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(cont) Tiger exempt status in majors: Masters, PGA for life; U.S. Open thru '18 (due to '08 win), Open Champ till age 60. WGCs are the issue

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(cont) Re; Tiger exempt status. Fully on PGA Tour thru '18 due to '13 Players win. (Also lifetime member which means status, too).

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Shows how TW has fallen that you get questions about his exempt status now that he's out of top 100. So here goes: (cont.)

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Per @beneverill Adam Scott going back to long putter for Masters. Good move. He should. The anchored stroke remains legal for now.