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Phil Mickelson's bad day, Rory McIlroy's good day and what comes next at the U.S. Open

Phil Mickelson came into this U.S. Open hoping to complete the career Grand Slam. Now he just has to hope to be around for the weekend. Rory McIlroy got off to a good start. Plus, all the other things worth keeping an eye on at the U.S. Open.

The favorites, the long shots and those without a hope at the U.S. Open

Everybody starts the U.S. Open all even. But there are different tiers -- from those who have a chance to those who do not. We separate the contenders, the pretenders and the dreamers.

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ESPN U.S. Open predictions: Is it finally Xander Schauffele's time?

This is a home game for him. He grew up in San Diego. Played Torrey Pines a ton. Sure, there are other choices, but our experts are feeling the hometown feel-good story.

Tee times for the first and second rounds of the 2021 U.S. Open

Here are the tee times for the first and second rounds of the U.S. Open at Torrey Pines.

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Why coming home to a U.S. Open at Torrey Pines might not be a good thing for Phil Mickelson

The narrative is sitting there: Phil Mickelson, fresh off his PGA Championship win, returns to a place where he grew up playing and won three times in search of that elusive U.S. Open. One problem: He doesn't love this Torrey Pines.

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Ranking all of Phil Mickelson's painful near misses at the U.S. Open

Phil Mickelson just won the PGA Championship, becoming the oldest major champion ever. But there remains one missing piece: He has never won the U.S. Open. He's come close often, only to watch someone else hold the trophy.

Tee times for the first and second rounds of the 2021 U.S. Open

Here are the tee times for the first and second rounds of the U.S. Open at Torrey Pines.

Will Jon Rahm be ready, Brooks vs. Bryson and other big U.S. Open questions and answers

Jon Rahm is coming off a forced layoff. The Bryson/Brooks feud enters a new chapter. Oh, and Phil Mickelson goes searching for that missing major title.


U.S. Open 2021: News, tee times, schedule, coverage and analysis from the tournament

All you need to know about the 2021 U.S. Open, including day-by-day results and analysis from Torrey Pines.

How Tiger Woods limped his way to improbable 2008 U.S. Open win

The last time the U.S. Open was at Torrey Pines, Tiger Woods pulled off one of his most remarkable wins. With the event returning this week for the first time since, we look back at the events surrounding his 2008 playoff win over Rocco Mediate.

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Chatting with America's Caddie: How Macklemore mocked, then fell in love with golf

Macklemore didn't think much of golf. Well, now he's hooked.

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