- Thursday Rors: Rory McIlroy jumps into the first-round lead for the third time in the last four majors with a first round 6-under 65 at Congressional.
- Major Clout: Major champions Charl Schwartzel and Y.E. Yang are three back at 3 under. Louis Oosthuizen is 2 under and defending champion Graeme McDowell is 1 under.
- Sour Starts: The top five players in the world are all over par. Donald, Kaymer and Mickelson are 3 over par. Westwood and Stricker are 4 over.
- RBC Steps In: RBC is the new title sponsor for the PGA Tour's stop in Hilton Head. The tournament will be named the RBC Heritage thru 2016.
- Capital One Eyes ING Direct
- Credit Card Penalties Rising
- Wells Fargo Dropping Reverse Mortgages
8:10a ET: Nicole Lapin, CNBC Business Report
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8:30a ET: Jason Sobel, Golf Channel insider
8:45a ET: Kris Tschetter, Former LPGA Pro, Author
9:15a ET: Andy Bean & Rocky Hirsch, Champions Tour Pro & Junior playing in First Tee Open
9:45a ET: Rees Jones, Course Architect
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