Friday - January 28 2011


ORLANDO, Fla. – Week 4 of 'Morning Drive' wraps up today at 7 a.m with another Studio full of guests! We hope you enjoy the show. Make sure to reach out to us during the show through Facebook, Twitter or email.

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Today's Topics
- Rickie's World: Rickie Fowler signs with Golf Digest then fires a 1st Round 65 (7 under) at the Farmers Insurance Open
- Star Power: John Daly and Phil Mickelson are 5 under at the Farmers Insurance Open. Tiger is 3 under ... 5 back of the lead
- Flying Molinaris: Both Edoardo and Francesco off to great 2nd rounds at the Euro Tour's Volvo Golf Champions in Bahrain
- Fisher's Out: After 16 years at the helm, Jeff Fisher is shown the door from the Tennessee Titans. Hasn't won a playoff game since 2004

Business Headlines
- Comcast acquires NBC Universal
- Golf Digest Inks Fowler
- USGA and Polo

Guest Schedule
7:15 a.m. - Alan Hocknell, Sr. VP Research & Development for Callaway IN STUDIO
7:20 a.m. - Matt Adams, PGA TOUR Network on SIRIUS XM Radio IN STUDIO
7:30 a.m. - Win McMurry, Golf Channel insider IN STUDIO
7:45 a.m. - Butch Harmon, Renowned Instructor IN STUDIO
8:15 a.m. - Kristy McPherson, LPGA Pro, Past Big Break Contestant IN STUDIO
8:30 a.m. - Bill Morgan, Sr. VP Research & Development for Titleist IN STUDIO
8:40 a.m. - Sara Brown, LPGA Pro, Past Big Break Contestant IN STUDIO

Who's Tweeting
Standout tweets today from around the world of golf.

@PGA_JohnDaly - my R11 has a knickname in my bag -- he's my 'Great White Hope' & today he screamed down 17 & 18

@IanJamesPoulter - Played great today 35 putts, missed 1 green, Simply the WORST greens i have ever seen & im not joking they are embarrassing.

@Kristy2208 - Had a great first day at the pga show! Be sure to watch me on the Morning Drive on Golf Channel tomorrow morning!

All season, Gary has has used words and phrases that Erik thinks would make great names for a band. So if you're a musician and your bandmates are dissatisfied with 'Dan Smith: The Greatest Rock Star of All Time featuring Three of His Unemployed Buddies,' feel free to change your band name to one of these Gary Williams originals:

Ryder Cup Purgatory
Bowels of the Abyss
Precipice of Oblivion
Driver Off the Deck
Cold-Topped It
Find the Jones
Too Penal
Ticklish Little Three-Footer
Call for the Squeal
Throw Mitts
Tips for Turkey

Holly and Win's Merchandise Review > Listen Now
Alan Hocknell Interview > Listen Now
Bill Morgan Interview > Listen Now
Kristy McPherson Interview > Listen Now
Sara Brown Interview > Listen Now
Butch Harmon Interview > Listen Now
Best of January 28, 2011 > Listen Now

If interested in the music you heard today on 'Morning Drive', download it on iTunes.

Got to Get You Into My Life - Revolver 'Got To Get You into My Life' by The Beatles
I Gotta Feeling - The E.N.D. (The Energy Never Dies) 'I Got A Feeling' by Black Eyed Peas

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Monday, January 31
Tim Rosaforte IN STUDIO

Tuesday, February 1
Cris Collinsworth
Bob Costas

Wednesday, February 2
Brian Baldinger

Thursday, February 3
Annika Sorenstam IN STUDIO

Friday, February 4
Matt Lauer