Phil Blackmar

Phil Blackmar serves as an analyst and on-course reporter for Golf Channel’s PGA Tour and Tour tournament coverage. He also is a frequent contributor to Morning Drive, the network’s daily news and lifestyle program.

 Over the course of his 16-year PGA Tour career, Blackmar earned three victories. After turning 50 in 2007, he joined the Champions Tour and won the AT&T in 2009. Prior to joining Golf Channel, Blackmar was an analyst for ESPN and USA.

 A native of Texas, Blackmar graduated in 1979 from the University of Texas, before turning professional in 1980.

Latest articles by Phil Blackmar

Dec 6, 2017 2:20 PM ET
People use the term "journeyman" in a negative light. But to be able to carve out a long, sustained career on the PGA Tour is quite an accomplishment. Read More
Oct 28, 2017 5:00 PM ET
Players always want perfect conditions. But wouldn't a more skilled player, like a Phil Mickelson, have an advantage on a scruffier track? Read More
Oct 24, 2017 11:22 AM ET
You can analyze his swing videos all you want, but there are more important things to a successful Tiger Woods return. That includes a little patience from all of us. Read More