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Sobel: Mickelson gets smart in Pebble Beach

A day after calling himself an "idiot" for using a new driver Thursday at Pebble Beach, Phil Mickelson got back in the game to challenge for the Pro-Am lead.

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#AskESPNCaddie -- Easy Pebble and Rose's rating

Does the PGA Tour take it too easy on the pros during the Pebble Beach National Pro-Am, and is Justin Rose overrated? Michael Collins tackles your burning issues in #AskESPNCaddie.

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AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am leaderboard

Sung Kang was the clubhouse leader after Friday's round, but Phil Mickelson and Justin Rose are in the mix. Who will make a move on Saturday?

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SVP's brief encounter with Bill Murray at Pebble Beach (2:30)
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Schwartzel moves clear at Tshwane Open

Pre-tournament favourite Charl Schwartzel will take a slender lead into the final round of the Tshwane Open as he looks to win an eighth European Tour title on home soil.

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Love gets head start on knowing Ryder Cup team

U.S. Ryder Cup captain Davis Love III said his first "team meeting" would be in two weeks at the Honda Classic for at least 20 players, maybe twice that many, depending on who is playing.

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European Tour hails pace of play policy

Chief executive Keith Pelley has hailed the European Tour's new pace of play policy a success after rounds during the recent 'Desert Swing' were completed up to 19 minutes quicker.

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Coachman: Rickie Fowler finally getting his due (1:51)
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Playoff loss will make Fowler hungrier (0:56)
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Matsuyama beats Fowler on 4th playoff hole (1:52)
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Matsuyama hoping win propels confidence (1:20)
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Willett eyes Ryder Cup, Olympics after Dubai win

Danny Willett set his sights on a place in the Olympics and Ryder Cup after holding his nerve to win the Dubai Desert Classic and take a massive step towards a place in the world's top 10.

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Toledo overcomes Andrade in Allianz playoff

Esteban Toledo continued his playoff success Sunday, beating Billy Andrade on the third extra hole to win the Allianz Championship on a cold, windy day at Broken Sound Club.

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7dJosh Weinfuss

Watson takes mulligan, apologizes for tough talk

Bubba Watson's distaste for TPC Scottsdale remains, but he admitted Friday he misspoke when he said he was only playing the Phoenix Open because three of his sponsors "love it here."

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Jang's late birdie leads to 1st LPGA Tour title

Ha Na Jang won her first LPGA Tour title Saturday by making a late birdie to take the lead and closing with an even-par 72 for a two-shot victory over Canadian teen Brooke Henderson.

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Panthers fan Varner III does some dabbing (1:37)
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Eldrick The Robot sinks hole-in-one on fifth swing (0:19)
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Larry Fitzgerald booed at boisterous 16th hole in Phoenix (2:09)
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How loud can TPC Scottsdale's 16th hole get? (1:55)
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Stewart Cink hits 94-foot putt across basketball court (0:54)
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Not your everyday 3-putt, possibly best ever (0:20)

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Jason Sobel Senior Writer 

Phil Mickelson didn't exactly play the 18th hole at Pebble Beach perfectly -- he laid up too far right and pitched through the green -- but the short-game wizard struck again, holing his birdie chip to grab a share of the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am lead at the turn. Mickelson is seeking his first PGA Tour victory since the 2013 Open Championship.

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Overheard at Pebble: "My brother has played in pro-ams before... in Georgia... I think they call it the Masters." Um, I don't think so.

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Strategy: Phil Mickelson hit a hybrid off the 18th tee, laid up too far right, pitched it through the green and holed his chip for birdie.

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When I become president, every time a person is shown on TV, the graphic underneath will show their handicap index.

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In a radio interview just before Thursday tee time, Ray Romano didn't know who partner Sung Kang was. Shot 60 yesterday. Probably knows now.

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Really enjoyed this from Phil Mickelson when I asked the difference between his two drivers: "One goes straight and one goes the other way."