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Live from Old Blue Archive: July 2008


  • Fill-in family

    Jeff Overton's parents couldn't make the trip from Evansville, Ind., to see their son play at AT&T National. So his buddy's folks happily filled in. Published July 5 2008

  • Tiger Sighting?

    Something strange has been going on this week at Congressional Country Club. People have sworn they've seen Tiger Woods. Published July 5 2008

  • Family following

    Watching your favorite golfer can be nerve-racking at times. The shots sliced into the trees. The lip-outs on the green. But imagine if that suffering soul who just blew it on the back nine was your future husband. Or your son. Published July 4 2008

  • Not entirely local

    The press has painted Steve Marino, champion of AT&T National's opening day, as a local product. Yes, the 28-year-old was raised in nearby Fairfax and graduated from W.T. Woodson High School and the University of Virginia. But the shaggy-haired Marino is originally from the booming metropolis of Altus, Okla. (population: 21,447), some 1,459 miles from the Beltway. Published July 4 2008

  • No sweet rides

    Published July 4 2008

  • Gore withdraws

    Published July 4 2008

  • A look at the leaderboard

    Published July 4 2008

  • Trekking to see "The Tank"

    How far would you travel to see your favorite golfer? If your name is Brian Lee, the answer is 6,953 miles. Published July 3 2008

  • Stay classy, Elk

    The Rover would like to send out a little shamegram to veteran Steve Elkington. Published July 3 2008

  • Nothing lost in translation

    What happens when you put reserved a Korean with a reticent Englishman? Published July 3 2008

  • No mulligans for Stu Scott

    Stuart Scott is as painful on the golf course as he is on the air. Published July 2 2008

  • '06 Booz Allen vs. '08 AT&T: No major difference?

    Published July 1 2008