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Webb Simpson gets misidentified on opening shot

GLENEAGLES, Scotland (AP) Webb Simpson was identified on the first tee as Bubba Watson. He hit his shot about as long as Tom Watson. As Simpson stepped up to get the Ryder Cup at Gleneagles underway, veteran announcer Ivor Robson got caught up in the raucous atmosphere around the first tee. ''On the tee,'' Robson said in his distinctive voice, ''Bubba Watson...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

2014 Ryder Cup: Day 1 Studs & Duds

Day one is in the books at the Ryder Cup and the U.S. is in a familiar position: behind. After taking the morning four-ball session, 2.5-1.5, the Americans dropped the afternoon foursomes session, 3.5-0.5, leaving them trailing 5-3 overall going into Saturday. Related Link: Ryder Cup Pairings And Results As with any team, some players fared better than their brethren. Here is a...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Ryder Cup capsules

GLENAGLES, Scotland (AP) A capsule look at Friday's matches in the Ryder Cup: FOURBALLS Justin Rose and Henrik Stenson, Europe, def. Bubba Watson and Webb Simpson, United States, 5 and 4. Webb Simpson popped up his tee shot. Bubba Watson asked for the crowd to make noise during his opening tee shot and went into the rough. That wasn't nearly as ominous a sign as the rest...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Meet Webb Simpson’s Wife, Dowd

While you’re busy acting fake patriotic towards the Ryder Cup, we’ve been busing compiling photographic reports on the American wives who’ll be showing...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Webb Simpson Kicked Off The Ryder Cup With This Drive

  Maybe Webb Simpson’s hands were cold when he kicked off the 2014 Ryder Cup this morning while you were sleeping with nearly...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Did Webb Simpson text his way onto the US team?

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Ryder Cup Notebook: Gleneagles Filled To The Brim

GLENEAGLES, Scotland — Gleneagles is in the middle of nowhere — and I really do mean the middle of nowhere. It is serviced by roads so narrow that two cars going in opposite directions have to slow almost to a halt to pass one another. That is a problem because, for the most part, buses are the only way in or out of this place. And yet, by the time Webb Simpson hit the opening...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

The Fringe: Did Webb Simpson Text His Way Onto U.S. Ryder Cup Team?

Welcome to The Fringe, Back9Network’s daily feature created to keep you up to date on the best stories happening in golf, social media and pop culture. Did Webb Simpson Convince Tom Watson to Pick Him for Ryder Cup? When it comes to playing in the Ryder Cup, I’d imagine any methods one could use to earn a captain’s pick would be fair game. Such was the case for Webb Simpson...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Ryder Cup under way amid boisterous atmosphere

GLENEAGLES, Scotland (AP) The 40th Ryder Cup is under way after Webb Simpson ****** the first tee shot for the Americans in Friday's opening fourballs. Amid raucous scenes at Gleneagles, Simpson hit a three-wood that traveled 190 yards, barely reaching the fairway. Then Bubba Watson tried to rile up the crowd, cupping his hand to his ear and waving to encourage more noise from...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Simpson made last-ditch effort to be a pick

GLENEAGLES, Scotland (AP) The last man chosen for the U.S. Ryder Cup team lobbied Tom Watson into the wee hours of the morning. Webb Simpson couldn't sleep after arriving late in Denver following the Deutsche Bank Championship outside Boston. He was in the running as a captain's pick. He thought he would have heard something by then. So he picked up his phone and made a...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Keegan Bradley Among Leaders At Deutsche Bank Championship

NORTON, Mass. — In the final tournament before Ryder Cup teams are set, Keegan Bradley did his best Friday to make an impression in the Deutsche Bank Championship. So did Webb Simpson. Bradley played bogey-free in a gentle breeze at the TPC Boston for a 6-under 65, giving him the lead among early starters in the second FedEx Cup playoff event. Simpson, who also would need to be...
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August 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Jungle Bird Streaker Invades Nationals Baseball Field, Gets Leveled By Security

The same man, Andrew Dudley, who invaded Webb Simpson’s 2012 US Open Championship interview with Bob Costas, once again had his face another sporting event last night. At Friday night’s Nationals-Mets game, Dudley, better known as Jungle Bird, ran onto the field, trotting around the bases, then surrendering to the security.However, the Nats security guard was […] The post...
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May 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Notorious Jungle Bird Streaker Gets Leveled By Nationals Security

The same man, Andrew Dudley, who invaded Webb Simpson’s 2012 US Open Championship interview with Bob Costas, invaded another sporting event last night. During the 9th inning of Friday’s Nationals-Mets game, Dudley, better known as Jungle Bird, ran onto the field and trotted around the bases.  As you can see at the very end of the videos, Jungle Bird crosses home plate and then...
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May 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Wells Fargo Championship Fantasy Golf Picks

Here are your Wells Fargo Championship Fantasy Golf Picks. Last week was a less than exciting field of golfers in Louisiana, but the picks were worse. This week in Charlotte, North Carolina the field boasts more recognizable talents who will walk Quail Hollow Club. Although, 2017 is still a few years away, the PGA Championship will be held at Quail Hollow Club, so the tournament...
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April 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Webb Simpson 2014 Masters Scripting from IZOD Golf

IZOD Golf, the long-standing golf apparel company that specializes in offering players a classic, traditional look on the course, released their Masters scripting for PGA Tour player Webb Simpson this week.On Wednesday, during his practice round and Par-3 contest, Simpson will sport a classy SS English Stripe with Mesh Polo paired with IZOD’s FF Straight Fit Flag Pants, which add...
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April 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Waste Management Open field nearly finalized

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) -- Webb Simpson committed to play the Waste Management Phoenix Open on Friday, giving the tournament 21 of the top 50 players in the world ranking. Simpson, the 2012 U.S. Open champion, is ranked 19th. Defending champion Phil Mickelson, at No. 4, is the top-ranked player entered in the event that begins Thursday at TPC Scottsdale. The former Arizona State star...
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January 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Webb Simpson commits to Phoenix Open

Webb Simpson committed to play the Phoenix Open on Friday, giving the tournament 21 of the top 50 players in the world ranking. Simpson, the 2012 U.S. Open champion, is ranked 19th. Defending champion Phil Mickelson, at No. 4, is the top-ranked player entered in the event that begins Thursday at TPC Scottsdale. The former Arizona State star, also the 1996 and 2005 winner, has fought...
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January 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Phenom Jordan Spieth in a three-way tie for lead at Kapalua

Webb Simpson wanted to give his caddie something good to see on television. He delivered a 5-under-par 68 that gave Simpson a three-way share of the lead with Dustin Johnson and Jordan Spieth going into the final round of the Tournament of Champions. Simpson said he played with a heavy heart Sunday upon learning the newborn son of his caddie, Paul Tesori, was in intensive care....
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January 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Newcomers part of 4-way tie at Kapalua

Jordan Spieth was among the newcomers who felt right at home Friday at the Tournament of Champions. Coming off a remarkable rookie season, Spieth made a 12-foot birdie putt on the final hole for a 7-under 66 to share the lead after the first round at Kapalua with Chris Kirk, Michael Thompson and Webb Simpson. Simpson is the only one of the leaders who has played in this winners...
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January 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Webb Simpson wins in Las Vegas

Webb Simpson cruised to victory Sunday at TPC Summerlin, pulling away for a six-stroke win in the second event of the PGA Tour's new wraparound season. Winning for the first time since the 2012 U.S. Open, Simpson closed with a 5-under 66 in the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open. He finished at 24-under 260 after opening with rounds of 64, 63 and 67 to take a four-stroke lead...
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October 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Webb Simpson wins Shriners

Webb Simpson cruised to victory Sunday at TPC Summerlin, pulling away for a six-stroke win in the second event of the PGA Tour's new wraparound season. Winning for the first time since the 2012 U.S. Open, Simpson closed with a 5-under 66 in the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open. He finished at 24-under 260 after opening with rounds of 64, 63 and 67 to take a four-stroke lead...
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October 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Simpson holds 4-shot lead in Vegas

Webb Simpson maintained a four-stroke lead Saturday in the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open, birdieing four of the last seven holes at TPC Summerlin Making his first start since helping the U.S. win the Presidents Cup, the 2012 U.S. Open champion shot a 4-under 67 to reach 19 under. He opened with rounds of 64 and 63. ''The conditions were perfect,'' Simpson...
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October 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Webb Simpson opens 4-shot lead in Las Vegas

Webb Simpson opened a four-stroke lead Friday in the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open, taking advantage of perfect scoring conditions at TPC Summerlin on Friday. Making his first start since helping the U.S. win the Presidents Cup, the 2012 U.S. Open champion shot an 8-under 63 to reach 15 under. He had nine birdies and a bogey. ''The ball is really going far,'...
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October 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Simpson leads by four in Las Vegas

Webb Simpson opened a four-stroke lead Friday in the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open, taking advantage of perfect scoring conditions at TPC Summerlin. Making his first start since helping the U.S. win the Presidents Cup, the 2012 U.S. Open champion shot an 8-under 63 to reach 15 under. He had nine birdies and a bogey -- on the par-5 16th in his opening nine. "The ball...
Via AP on Fox
October 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Simpson takes lead at Barclays

Webb Simpson had six birdies over his last nine holes for a 5-under 66 that made him the clubhouse leader at The Barclays. Simpson had to play 29 holes Friday as the tournament tries to catch up from six hours of rain delays in the opening round. He made a bogey on the last hole and was at 9-under 133, two shots ahead among half the field that finished the second round. Keegan...
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August 23, 2013  |  Discuss
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