- Slam Story
Keegan Bradley shot a 6-under 30 on the front 9 at the PGA Grand Slam of Golf but suffered two bogeys on the back to drop to 4-under par -- tied for the lead with Rory McIlroy after 1 round.
- Stare Down
As first reported on Golf Central -- the PGA TOUR paired Webb Simpson and Luke Donald as they play for the PGA TOUR money title. Donald needs to finish 2nd just to have a chance to pass Simpson.
- Skills Showcase
Annika Sorenstam returns to the golf spotlight. She'll team up with Morgan Pressel in the annual ADT Skills Challenge. Nick Faldo, Rocco Mediate and Zach Johnson are also in the competition.
- Talking Practice
Jack Nicklaus is talking practice at Muirfield Village. Construction is underway to modernize the practice range -- to extend its length from 286 to 330 yards from the tees.
- Social Security Benefits on the Rise
- Starbucks Adding Light Blends
- Student Loan Debt Hits Record High
- Holiday Shopping Forecast
7:05a ET: Gary Williams, Morning Drive Co-Host
7:12a ET: Brian Shactman, National Car Rental CNBC Business Report
7:20a ET: Joe Campbell, Latest Eliminated Player from Big Break Ireland
7:25a ET: Charl Schwartzel, 2011 Masters Champion
7:30a ET: John Hawkins, Golf Channel Contributor
7:45a ET: Keegan Bradley, 2011 PGA Champion
8:15a ET: Darren Clarke, 2011 Open Champion
8:20a ET: Johnny Damon, Major League Baseball Player
8:30a ET: Rory McIlroy, 2011 U.S. Open Champion
8:45a ET: Robert Garrigus, PGA TOUR Member
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'Where It’s At” by Beck
“Livin’ on a Prayer” by Bon Jovi
“Mr. Blue Sky” by Electric Light Orchestra
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