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Snedeker in right frame of mind to defend Farmers title

With the third of three storms pelting San Diego's shores this week, what "good" looks like at Torrey Pines - as Brandt Snedeker is wont to visualize as he thinks his way around a course - might not look so picturesque, even if the skies are expected to clear up by the start of the Farmers Insurance Open on Thursday.

Golf

Tiger Woods returns to Riviera, where PGA Tour career began

Tiger Woods is roaring into the new year, preparing to play four times in five weeks in his return to the PGA Tour after a 15-month absence. One of his stops includes a return to his hometown tournament in Los Angeles, where he made his first start on the pro tour as a skinny 16-year-old.

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Evolution of a Game

In 2012, Bill Pennington talks to Arnold Palmer and his grandson Sam Saunders about golf club technology. Credit: New York Times
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Evolution of a Game

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Dustin Johnson wins the 2016 U.S. Open at Oakmont

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Roundup of events Saturday at the Masters

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