Articles by Rex Hoggard

Jul 20, 2017 11:06 AM ET
Justin Thomas didn't just look good on Thursday at Royal Birkdale; he played well, too. Thomas shot 67 on Day 1 of The Open. Read More
Jul 19, 2017 11:09 AM ET
If there is one thing you can count on at this year's Open it's that anything is possible. A major breakthrough, a major revival, a major of misfortune. All are possible at Royal Birkdale. Read More
Jul 19, 2017 9:14 AM ET
Throughout his career, Jason Day has held to the theory that luck favors the prepared, particularly at major championships. Read More
Jul 19, 2017 9:00 AM ET
After a few weeks of trial and error, McIlroy said on Wednesday at The Open that he has settled on a putter to use at this week’s Open Championship. Read More
Jul 19, 2017 8:57 AM ET
Perhaps the most telling indication of the state of Rory McIlroy’s game these days are his betting odds for this week’s Open Championship. Read More
Jul 18, 2017 2:26 PM ET
Players figured out how to shorten No. 9 by playing to the 10th fairway at Royal Birkdale. But then the R&A put a stop to that. Read More
Jul 18, 2017 12:31 PM ET
Some people play, some people practice, some people take 300-mile bike rides to prepare for a major. Wait, what? Yep, that's what Paul Casey did. Read More
Jul 18, 2017 12:05 PM ET
Winning your first major title at age 40 is reason to relax. But not for Henrik Stenson. His drive is greater than ever to win more. Read More
Jul 18, 2017 10:50 AM ET
Henrik Stenson has plenty of good memories from his year with the claret jug. And if he wins it again, he plans on turning it up a notch. Read More
Jul 18, 2017 6:23 AM ET
Phil Mickelson decided to test his game without a driver during a practice round on Tuesday at Royal Birkdale. The plan, however, may change. Read More