In 2014, it was another Ryder Cup and another American defeat. This time, though, the blowback from inside the team room caused the PGA of America to take a serious look in the mirror, writes ESPN.com's Bob Harig.
A day after his first victory in Europe in 20 years, Phil Mickelson was ready to move on to preparations for the Open Championship, saying he didn't want to dwell too much on his win Sunday at the Scottish Open.
With a wealth of experience already on the European Ryder Cup team, the addition of rookie Nicolas Colsaerts on Monday as a captain's pick, along with veteran Ian Poulter, shouldn't come as a surprise, writes ESPN.com's Bob Harig.
Rory McIlroy's recent run of success puts him clearly under the microscope. So whenever there's a blip on the radar -- like last week's slip up in Europe -- the sifting through his game becomes intense, too, writes ESPN.com's Bob Harig.