- Toms Taking Time
David Toms withdrew from the Deustche Bank Championship which will end his chase for the TOUR Championship. Toms entered the week 89th in the FedExCup Points Standings. No reason was given for his withdrawal.
- Goosen Out
Retief Goosen is out indefinitely after undergoing back surgery last week. He says the operation went well but he does not have a timetable for his return. Goosen tied for 48th in his last start in the PGA Championship.
- Paddy's Response
Padraig Harrington told the Irish Golf Desk: "The dogs in the street knew I wasn't getting a pick so it wasn't a hard phone call" in response to his conversation with European Ryder Cup Captain Jose Maria Olazabal. Harrington will miss the Ryder Cup after 6 straight appearances.
- Bradley's Back
Keegan Bradley returned to his home course in Woodstock to host a charity tournament to raise money for the Vermont Disaster Relief Fund. The money will be used to help the area recover from damage incurred during Tropical Storm Irene last summer.
- Isaac's Impact on Gas Prices
- Apple Wants Rival Smartphone Banned
- GM Slowing Production of Chevy Volt
7:12a ET: Kayla Tausche, CNBC Business Report
7:15a ET: Eugene Wong, 2012 Canadian Tour Champion
7:30a ET: Gary Christian, 2012 PGA TOUR Rookie
7:45a ET: Rex Hoggard, GolfChannel.com Senior Writer
8:15a ET: Darron Stiles, 2012 News Sentinel Open Champion
8:30a ET: Jay Don Blake, 2012 Boeing Classic Champion
8:40a ET: Nick Watney, 2012 Barclays Champion
If interested in the music you heard today on "Morning Drive", download it on iTunes.
“Don’t Bring Me Down” by Electric Light Orchestra
“The Chain” by Fleetwood Mac
"Amazing” by Josh Kelley
Tune-in or stream the show live on GolfChannel.com weekdays at 7AM ET
Wednesday, August 29
Wake up and smell the fairway each day with Morning Drive.
- Less is more? Watson reduces captain's picks
- Woods draws Els, Rose at Bay Hill | Tee times
- Woods, Vonn say they're dating | Meet Lindsey
- Chinese pre-teen Ye, 12, qualifies for Euro event
- Report: Haney impressed by Tiger this year
- Fantasy: Bay Hill rankings, fact pack and picks
- Notes: Arnie passes on exemption for grandson
- Lewis inks deal | New No. 1 | Donates $50K
- Lewis wins Founders; No. 1 | Scores | Mell
- Land finally being cleared for 2016 Olympic course
- Holmes fractures ankle in rollerblading accident
- Weekly Fix: Curing the dreaded two-way miss