Ryder Cup

Down, But Not Out

Upon closer inspection, this underdog U.S. team compares favorably to the 2008 squad -- the last one to claim a Ryder Cup

September 2014

Chad Campbell, Webb Simpson

Chad Campbell (2008) vs. Webb Simpson (2014)

Campbell only had four career PGA Tour wins by the 2008 Ryder Cup and hadn't finished better than T-18 in his last nine majors. Webb Simpson, by contrast, already has four PGA Tour wins, including a major, before the age of 30. Edge: 2014
(2014 wins with a record of 7-2-4)
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