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Phil Mickelson

US golfer Phil Mickelson poses for pictures with the Claret Jug after winning the 2013 British Open Golf Championship at Muirfield golf course at Gullane in Scotland on July 21, 2013. Mickelson won the British Open at Muirfield with a superb final round of 66. The 43-year-old American won with a three under total of 281, three strokes clear of Henrik Stenson who had a closing 70. AFP PHOTO/PETER MUHLY (Peter Muhly/AFP/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Is Mickelson’s Game On The Rise?

Phil Mickelson said it was the best closing round of his career — his five under par 66 that gave him his first British Open title. At age 43 and already considered one of golf’s all-time greats, is Mickelson getting better?

CONNECT WITH KCBS–07/22/2013

Phil Mickelson

A Career Round Gives Mickelson His First British Open

Phil Mickelson delivered his best closing round ever in a major Sunday — at the British Open, of all places — where he won the third leg of a career Grand Slam.

07/21/2013

Justin Rose of England hits his tee shot on the second hole during the third round of the 112th U.S. Open at The Olympic Club on June 16, 2012 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Merion Was Also A Winner At U.S. Open

Justin Rose won the U.S. Open Sunday by shooting one over par over the four rounds, beating Phil Mickelson and Jason Day by two strokes.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–06/17/2013

Phil Mickelson. (Photo by Stuart Franklin/Getty Images)

Pebble Beach Special For Mickelson

Phil Mickelson’s connection with Pebble Beach runs deeper than his four victories.

02/07/2013

Terrell Owens #81 of the Cincinnati Bengals against the Atlanta Falcons at Georgia Dome on October 24, 2010 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Another Chance For Terrell Owens

Former San Francisco 49ers star receiver Terrell Owens has signed a contract with the Seattle Seahawks after sitting out the 2011 season. “Stick-to-itiveness, isn’t it?” John Madden told the KCBS morning crew.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–08/07/2012

U.S. Open - Preview Day 2

Mickelson, Watson Off To Rough Starts At U.S. Open

Such lack of precision cost both dearly in the first round of the U.S. Open. Five-time Open runner-up Mickelson opened with a 6-over 76, and Masters champion Watson had a 78.

06/14/2012

Houston Astros v San Francisco Giants

Daily Madden: Sharing The Excitement Of The Perfect Game

It was perfect. Not a single Houston player reached first base as Giants pitcher Matt Cain threw a no-hitter at AT&T Park Wednesday night.

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Phil Mickelson (R) and Tiger Woods (L) shake hands on the 18th green after finishing their final round at the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am at Pebble Beach Golf Links on February 12, 2012 in Pebble Beach, California. Mickelson won with an eight-under-par 64.  (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Woods, Mickelson Pairing Provides Opportunity To Renew Rivalry At U.S. Open

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS/AP) – Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson often bring out the best in each other’s games. Just don’t expect any friendly conversations when golf’s greatest running rivalry resumes at the U.S. Open. Luckily, […]

06/13/2012

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Bubba Watson Wins The Masters

Bubba Watson wins the Masters, beating Louis Oosthuizen on the second hole of a playoff.

04/08/2012

Fred Couples of the United States reacts while standing on the 18th green after finishing the second round of the 2012 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 6, 2012 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Liguori: Fred Couples Turns Back The Clock At Augusta

20 years after Fred Couples won The Masters in 1992, the 52-year-old finds himself tied for the lead with Jason Dufner at 5 under. When a reporter asked Couples if he thinks he can win, he replied with no hesitation, “yes, I feel I can!”

04/07/2012

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