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Friday - January 13, 2012

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PEBBLE BEACH, CA - FEBRUARY 16: Dustin Johnson poses with the trophy on th e18th green at Pebble Beach Golf Links after cancellation of the final round of the the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am on February 16, 2009 in Pebble Beach, California. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)  - 

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TODAY'S TOPICS
- Rest and Reward
Graham DeLaet missed most of 2011 resting from a herniated disc in his back. Now -- he leads by 2 shots after a 1st round 7-under-par 63 at the Sony Open in Hawaii.
- Wheeling & Dealing
The PGA TOUR is expected to announce a multi-year extension with FedEx to sponsor the FedExCup AND a new title sponsor for the Nationwide Tour.
- Tweet Treat
If you tweet it -- it will come! Earlier this week, Jason Gore tweeted how special an exemption into the Northern Trust Open would be. Yesterday he got the call, he's in! The tournament says he got in on merit.
- Tebow Time?
First Tiger Woods -- now Tim Tebow? The AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am says there have been discussions for about a month to have Tebow in its celebrity field.
 
CNBC Business Headlines
- PGA TOUR Negotiations with FedEx
- FCC Considers Lifting Local Sports Blackouts
- Airline Ticket Prices On The Rise
- Apple Stores Inside Target
 
GUEST SCHEDULE
7:12a ET:      Bertha Coombs, CNBC Business Report
7:15a ET:      Jason Sobel, GolfChannel.com Senior Writer
7:30a ET:      Ian Poulter, 19th in Official World Golf Ranking
7:45a ET:      John Madden, Pro Football Hall of Fame Member
8:15a ET:      John Cook, 8-time Champions Tour Winner
8:30a ET:      Christina Kim, LPGA Tour Member
8:35a ET:      Jason Gore, 2012 Northern Trust Open Sponsor’s Invite
 
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TODAY'S MUSIC
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'Do You Remember Rock ‘N Roll Radio?” by The Ramones
“Here Comes The Sun” by The Beatles
“The Voice” by The Moody Blues
 
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