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Robert Streb drives his ball off the second tee during final round of the RSM Classic golf tournament, Sunday, Nov. 22, 2020, in St. Simons Island, Ga. (AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton)

Roger Streb nearly holes out in a playoff to win at Sea Island

- Associated Press

Six years after he had to rally from a five-shot deficit, Streb failed to protect a three-shot lead Sunday and felt the RSM Classic slipping away until piecing together three big shots to beat Kevin Kisner, none bigger than his final full swing.

Dustin Johnson during the final round of the Masters golf tournament Monday, Nov. 16, 2020, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum) **FILE**

Golf’s shortened season still showed off young, bold, best

- Associated Press

Despite losing three months in the middle of the season, having the British Open canceled for the first time since World War II and the Ryder Cup postponed until next September in Wisconsin, it still delivered a schedule that will be uninterrupted for 24 weeks until Thanksgiving. And even with some significant rearranging, three majors provided the perfect snapshot of golf with their winners. The young. The bold. The best.

Dustin Johnson hits out of the rough on the third fairway during a practice round for the Masters golf tournament Monday, Nov. 9, 2020, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)  *FILE**

Masters to showcase an Augusta only few can see

- Associated Press

Take away a few white scoreboards in their usual places behind the greens, and the green television stands behind the 12th tee and a few other strategic locations, and this is what Augusta National looks like in November.

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Dustin Johnson holds the trophy after being presented with his first green jacket after winning the Masters golf tournament Sunday, Nov. 15, 2020, in Augusta, Ga. (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)

Column: Majors summed up by the young, the bold, the best

- Associated Press

Lowest score in Masters history. Fewest bogeys for the tournament. First player to reach 20-under par. Dustin Johnson can add one more distinction to his historic week at Augusta National, even if this one won't show up in the record book.

Dustin Johnson holds the trophy after being presented with his first green jacket after winning the Masters golf tournament Sunday, Nov. 15, 2020, in Augusta, Ga. (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)

Johnson's tears for a green jacket and major validation

- Associated Press

For someone with a reputation of lacking a pulse and fist pumps, the raw emotion from Masters champion Dustin Johnson was as startling as a virtually vacant Augusta National.

Dustin Johnson pumps his fist after wining the the Masters golf tournament Sunday, Nov. 15, 2020, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

Dustin Johnson buries some major memories, wins the Masters

- Associated Press

In this one-of-a-kind Masters that had no fans and no roars, Dustin Johnson made sure it had no drama. And when he polished off his five-shot victory Sunday with lowest score in tournament history, he had no words.