With his injury-induced hiatus now over, Brandt Snedeker -- who's No. 1 on the PGA Tour money list this season -- returns this week at the Arnold Palmer Invitational and doesn't plan to ease his way back into competition, writes ESPN.com's Bob Harig.
A faulty golf game and a bad attitude were more behind walking off the course than a toothache at the Honda Classic, but Rory McIlroy took responsibility for his actions and Wednesday said it would not happen again.
Brandt Snedeker, who equated his $11.44 million payday Sunday after capturing the Tour Championship and the FedEx Cup to winning the lottery, controlled his own destiny at East Lake and grabbed it by the horns, writes ESPN.com's Bob Harig.
Tiger Woods offered up a few quips, got testy about a question concerning the status of his marriage, shared his thoughts on the Pebble Beach course that he had not played since 2002, and discussed his record-setting U.S. Open victory here in 2000.
Watching on TV, or even walking the grounds at the Masters, most golf fans know the level of difficulty of Augusta National. After spending 18 holes inside the ropes Monday, that understanding reached a new level, writes ESPN.com's Bob Harig.
Admitting that he has yet to walk a full 18 holes and that his surgically repaired left knee is "a little sore," Tiger Woods nonetheless downplayed any negatives about his return to golf at this week's U.S. Open.