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U.S. Open

Here's Fox's new U.S. Open theme music (and the guy behind it)

An often overlooked aspect of Fox's takeover of the U.S. Open coverage is the music. Gone, of course, is Yanni's triumphant theme "In Celebration of Man," which has stirred the very souls of golf fans...
Monday, 6/15/2015 at 3:25PM
British Open

NBC/Golf Channel land Open Championship TV rights

NBC and Golf Channel have obtained the American broadcast rights to the British Open beginning in 2017, multiple sources confirm.The announcement, which comes after presentations by several major networks to the R&A, was made Monday...
Monday, 6/8/2015 at 7:16AM
Video

What do Grand Funk Railroad, Elvis have to do with U.S. Open? Fox Sports has answer

Step aside Yanni. Fox Sports has taken over the U.S. Open and it’s playing a different tune. Literally. Fox Sports is ready to launch a $15 million U.S. Open marketing campaign that includes video featuring...
Friday, 6/5/2015 at 8:58AM
Missing Links

Steve Stricker and 'probably the most dramatic, painful Protracer shot of all time'

Stories of interest you might have missed… Steve Stricker stood in the fairway on the second hole at Merion, one shot back on Sunday at the U.S. Open. He needed to nail this shot. Instead,...
Saturday, 5/16/2015 at 8:42AM
Media

R&A opens talks year early on U.S. broadcast rights for British Open, deal expected soon

When Fox Sports reshaped the broadcast landscape by getting into golf with a stunning 12-year, $1.1 billion deal for USGA events - the jewel being the U.S. Open - it appeared there were not going...
Friday, 5/15/2015 at 4:10PM
News & Tours

Roger Maltbie already was a Hall of Famer to many; now he's officially so

Anyone who has spent any time with Roger Maltbie, especially in the evening hours, already would have considered him a Hall of Famer. But the Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame made it official on...
Wednesday, 5/13/2015 at 3:50PM
Media

Behind the Camera with NBC/Golf Channel

Alex Myers goes behind the scenes with NBC/Golf Channel's coverage of the Players Championship.
May 2015
The Grind

Rickie (and Alexis) steal the show at the Players, Amanda Dufner resurfaces, and hanging with Johnny, Rog and the NBC gang

Welcome to another edition of The Grind, where we've never been more jazzed up about a non-major. As a golf tournament, the Players may rank a distant fifth in terms of prestige, but when it...
Tuesday, 5/12/2015 at 11:30AM
Media

Behind the camera: Why Johnny Miller usually does his broadcasts in bare feet

We're spending the week embedded with NBC/Golf Channel at the Players. Here's the seventh and final part in our series. It's a rare commercial break and the lights inside the 18th-hole broadcast booth come on...
Sunday, 5/10/2015 at 6:25PM
Media

Behind the camera: Welcome to one man's "office in the sky"

We're spending the week embedded with NBC/Golf Channel at the Players. Here's Part 6 in our series. What have I gotten myself into? A harness is being put on me, and I'm about to step...
Sunday, 5/10/2015 at 10:35AM
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