Spieth left the door open for Johnson at Chambers Bay, but the big-hitter couldn’t capitalize, giving the Texan his second major.
Instead of holding the U.S. Open trophy on the final green, Johnson was looking for a quick exit from the chamber of horrors that was Chambers Bay.
A lot will be said of the tough Chambers Bay course and Dustin Johnson not being able to close out another major. But in the end, the week belonged to Jordan Spieth.
As one of golf’s premier events, the Open was one of the most talked about events all weekend, but not always for the right reasons.
Masters champion Jordan Spieth is halfway home from the second leg of the Grand Slam. It sure feels a lot farther away in this U.S. Open.
Phil Mickelson started the first round of the U.S. Open looking like the 2013 British Open champ he was.
Fabian Gomez turned up his touch game to catch and pass Greg Owen in the third round at TPC Southwind.
David Lingmerth won the Memorial Tournament, outlasting Justin Rose in the event’s longest playoff ever.
Steven Bowditch chipped his way to victory at the rain-soaked AT&T Byron Nelson.
CBS Sports Golf Analyst David Feherty looks at AT&T Byron Nelson in Irving, Texas, where heavy rains may pose stiff challenges.
Chris Kirk jammed home a clutch par putt on the last hole to claim his fourth PGA Tour victory. The AT&T Byron Nelson awaits.
Rory McIlroy wins the Wells Fargo Championship convincingly, shows again why he’s No. 1. The Crowne Plaza Invitational is next on the PGA Tour.
Rory McIlroy topped Gary Woodland for his tenth PGA Tour win. The Players Championship is next on the schedule.
Justin Rose stuffed his scorecard with birdies to win Zurich Classic of New Orleans, shooting a course-record 22-under 266.
“His sponsorship dollars will increase,” said Rosner. “His appearance fees will increase. He’s got everything going for him.”