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The Odds: Wide-Open Field At Wyndham Championship

The PGA Tour heads to the Sedgefield Country Club in Greensboro, N.C. for the Wyndham Championship. In the week between the PGA Championship and The Barclays — which marks the start of the FedEx Cup Playoffs — the game’s top names won’t be in action, creating a wide open field for bettors. Brandt Snedeker, author of two top-10 finishes this season, leads the pack at 15-to...
Via Back9Network
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Power Rankings - Wyndham Championship

Like most tournaments post-major, the pickings are slim this week. There are a few solid choices, but expect their price to be high and for all of the competition to be playing them. If you're behind, navigating this week will be crucial as the season starts to come to a close. If you're ahead, you may want to consider saving some starts on the front-runners if you're...
Via We Talk Fantasy Sports
16 days ago  |  Discuss

PGA Tour: 2014 Masters contenders

Golf’s most exciting weekend is upon us, next Thursday all eyes will be tuned into the first round of the 2014 Masters Championship at Augusta National. After a nasty winter, spring has finally brought on the perfect weather for golf, helping fairways and greens come to life. Yes, Tiger Woods may not be in the field this year, but the great thing about the game of golf is that...
Via isportsweb.com
April 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandt Snedeker To Carry Free Golf Lessons Offer Over To Newly-Hired Derek Mason

Two weeks ago, when James Franklin was still in the process being poached away from Vanderbilt, PGA golfer Brandt Snedeker took to Twitter to share a special offer for Franklin if he remained in Nashville (Snedeker is a Nashville native): free golf lessons for life from the pro himself. Of course, that offer didn’t win Franklin over as he left Vandy for Penn State, but Snedeker...
Via College Spun
January 18, 2014  |  Discuss

A short year and a long finish on the PGA Tour

(Eds: With AP Photos.) By DOUG FERGUSON AP Golf Writer Brandt Snedeker is a walking billboard for his summer plans. Proudly displayed on the front of his golf shirt is ''Wyndham,'' which happens to be the title sponsor for the PGA Tour event in Greensboro, North Carolina, not so conveniently positioned between the PGA Championship and the start of the FedEx Cup playoffs...
Via AP on Fox
January 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandt Snedeker Offers Free Lessons, James Franklin Still Leaves

James Franklin is leaving his head coaching gig at Vanderbilt to take over the same role for the Penn State football program. Apparently he doesn’t care too much about improving his golf game.After leading the Commodores to a 9-4 record and concluding this past season at No. 24 in the AP poll, rumors have been rampant about Franklin’s possible departure. He was linked to jobs...
Via Back9Network
January 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandt Snedeker holds Twitter Q&A session with fans

Brandt Snedeker had a big day on Twitter on Thursday. First he offered James Franklin free golf lessons for life, then he held a Q&A with fans.
Via Gamedayr
January 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandt Snedeker offers James Franklin free golf lessons for life to stay at Vanderbilt

Vanderbilt alum and PGA golfer Brandt Snedeker has offered James Franklin free golf lessons for life to stay at Vandy.
Via Gamedayr
January 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandt Snedeker Tries To Convince Vanderbilt’s James Franklin To Stay With Free Golf Lessons

Never have the worlds of college football and professional golf been closer. Last week, PGA golfer Jason Dufner was asking Johnny Manziel to come to Cleveland to save the Browns, and today we have Brandt Snedeker doing his best to get Vanderbilt’s James Franklin to not jump ship. Franklin is a hot coaching commodity right now after leading the Commodores to a 9-4 record this season...
Via College Spun
January 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Snedeker back and hopeful of staying healthy

Brandt Snedeker starts a new year in golf with hopes of avoiding an old problem - staying healthy. Snedeker is playing the Tournament of Champions this week at Kapalua. It's his first tournament in two months after a freak accident in Shanghai, where he tumbled off a Segway scooter while driving down a fairway during a corporate outing. He says the knee is fine, and he spent...
Via AP on Fox
January 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandt Snedeker suffers leg injury in bizarre fashion

Chalk this one up as another example of how professional athletes, considered some of the fittest, most athletically gifted people in the world, can injure themselves — sometimes fairly severely — while doing the most mundane of tasks or activities. Baseball players are notorious for suffering bizarre injuries, and now, the world of golf can […]The post PGA Tour star Brandt...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
November 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Injured Snedeker out of Aussie event

Brandt Snedeker has withdrawn from the Australian PGA Championship on the Gold Coast. PGA of Australian CEO Brian Thorburn announced Snedeker's withdrawal on Tuesday morning, confirming the American golfer did not board his flight from Shanghai on Monday after injuring his knee. Snedeker played in the HSBC Champions tournament in China over the weekend. Adam Scott is the main...
Via AP on Fox
November 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Injured Snedeker withdraws from Australian PGA

Brandt Snedeker has withdrawn from the Australian PGA Championship on the Gold Coast. PGA of Australian CEO Brian Thorburn announced Snedeker's withdrawal on Tuesday morning, confirming the American golfer did not board his flight from Shanghai on Monday after injuring his knee. No. 9-ranked Snedeker played in the HSBC Champions tournament in China on the weekend. Adam Scott...
Via AP on Fox
November 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Brandt Snedeker to play Australian PGA Champs

Brandt Snedeker says a desire to win for the first time outside the United States is partly behind his decision to play the Australian PGA Championships in November. Snedeker, the world No. 9, will join Adam Scott, Rickie Fowler and Marc Leishman in the field for the tournament on Australia's Gold Coast from Nov. 7-10. The American said he was keen to show he can win overseas...
Via AP on Fox
September 24, 2013  |  Discuss

2013 PGA Tour postseason awards

The seventh edition of the FedExCup playoffs is in the books, and like Brandt Snedeker before him, Henrik Stenson pulled off the Tour Championship...
Via Athlon Sports
September 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Snedeker shoots 63 for BMW lead

Brandt Snedeker made seven straight birdies on his way to an 8-under-par 63 and a one-shot lead over Zach Johnson in the third FedEx Cup playoff event at the BMW Championship on Thursday. ''You get on runs like that, you get excited for the next hole because you know something good is going to happen, because you're in such a good frame of mind and everything is going...
Via AP on Fox
September 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Photo: Snedeker gets Mahan funny baby gift

Brandt Snedeker won the Canadian Open last month with a little help from mother nature. Hunter Mahan was the leader in the tournament after 36 holes, but he withdrew when his wife went into labor. There’s no telling if Snedeker could have won the event without Mahan bailing early, but it certainly didn’t hurt. Snedeker […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
August 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Brandt Snedeker makes good on promise, buys Hunter Mahan’s baby a gift (pic)

Hunter Mahan and his wife Kandi recently experienced the joys of welcoming their first child into the world. The timing of Zoe’s birth caused some frantic moments for the Mahans, as Hunter was competing in the RBC Canadian Open and holding the lead when he learned that Kandi had gone into labor. The soon-to-be new […]The post Brandt Snedeker makes good on promise, buys Hunter...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
August 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Golf Channel's Steve Sands' Live Shot Rudely Interrupted By Brandt Snedeker On The Driving Range

Anything can happen on live TV.  Even a professional golfer peppering you with range balls while your trying to do live TV The Golf Channel's Steve Sands was reporting live from the PGA Championship at Oak Hill Saturday morning however, Brandt Snedeker decided to mess with Sands. Good to know Brandt Snedeker has a sense of humor and Steve Sands is a good sport in front...
Via Online Sports Guys
August 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Brandt Snedeker Uses Golf Reporter for Target Practice at PGA Championship (Video)

Brandt Snedeker is tied for 38th in the PGA Championship at Oak Hill Country Club, but his sense of humor ranks much higher on the leaderboard. Before teeing off Saturday morning, Snedeker was warming up on the driving range when he saw a target he had to aim for. Steve Sands of the Golf Channel was the unfortunate bullseye, but the golf reporter didn’t miss a beat as he dodged...
Via NESN.com
August 10, 2013  |  Discuss

2013 Canadian Open Recap

Brandt Snedeker came into last week with a lot momentum. In his previous three tournaments, he hadn’t finished worse than 17th. And just the week before at The Open Championship, he finished T11 after two rounds in the 60s. Would his game translate, not only back across the pond, but across the border to Canada? Photo Credit: Associated Press To be pulled as fifteen minutes...
Via Taking Bad Schotz
July 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Brandt Snedeker thanks Hunter Mahan’s wife for going into labor

Brandt Snedeker won his second PGA Tour tournament of the season on Sunday when he posted a score of 16-under at the Canadian Open. The third round on Saturday was Snedeker’s best, as he shot a 63 to put himself in great position heading into the final round. But the biggest boost he received may [...]
Via Larry Brown Sports
July 29, 2013  |  Discuss

PGA Tour: RBC Canadian Open Recap

Snedeker wins RBC Canadian Open Brandt Snedeker won the RBC Canadian Open Sunday at Glen Abbey golf club, moving into third in the FedEx Cup standings. Snedeker was able to keep his focus in the blustery conditions during the final round and ended up winning by three shots. Snedeker, the reigning FedEx cup champ, is now only trailing first place by 303 points and notches his second...
Via isportsweb.com
July 29, 2013  |  Discuss

PGA Tour: RBC Canadian Open Recap

Snedeker wins RBC Canadian Open Brandt Snedeker won the RBC Canadian Open Sunday at Glen Abbey golf club, moving into third in the FedEx Cup standings. Snedeker was able to keep his focus in the blustery conditions during the final round and ended up winning by three shots. Snedeker, the reigning FedEx cup champ, is now only trailing first place by 303 points and notches his second...
Via isportsweb.com
July 29, 2013  |  Discuss

PGA Tour: RBC Canadian Open Recap

Snedeker wins RBC Canadian Open Brandt Snedeker won the RBC Canadian Open Sunday at Glen Abbey golf club, moving into third in the FedEx Cup standings. Snedeker was able to keep his focus in the blustery conditions during the final round and ended up winning by three shots. Snedeker, the reigning FedEx cup champ, is now only trailing first place by 303 points and notches his second...
Via isportsweb.com
July 29, 2013  |  Discuss
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