ATLANTA -- Fred Couples has been talking sports for 20 years at PGA Tour events. Now he can do that as host of his own radio show.
''The Fred Couples Show'' will make its debut on SiriusXM PGA Tour Radio on Sept. 25, the night before the Ryder Cup begins. Along with being a Masters champion and former No. 1 player in the world, Couples is a sports junkie.
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9 days ago
Fred Couples won the Champions Tour's Shaw Charity Classic on Sunday, chipping in for eagle for a course-record 9-under-par 61 and beating Billy Andrade with a tap-in birdie on the first hole of a playoff.
The 54-year-old Couples also eagled the par-5 11th and had five birdies in his bogey-free round at Canyon Meadows. Andrade closed with a 62, making a short eagle putt on...
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19 days ago
It will remain a sore spot with Fred Couples until he's finally able to add the accomplishment to his resume.
For all the tournament's won during his career, Couples has still never won in the Seattle area, where he grew up.
Not that he's had many chances. With Seattle lacking a regular PGA Tour stop the most marquee events that Couples has participated were the 1998...
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29 days ago
Fred Couples has spent his career wowing crowds with his ability on the golf course. With a swing that looks so smooth it could lull you to sleep, yet so powerful it helped spawn his nickname, “Boom-Boom,” Couples has been producing memorable moments for nearly 35 years. Many of those memories came at TPC Sawgrass during the Players Championship. Couples won the tournament in...
Well, it looks like the great Fred Couples has lost to another great in Michael Jordan on the course. It’s definitely surprising because we knew MJ was goo but that good? Jeez homie that’s impressive! According to givemesport.com, Fred said that MJ “has skills” and said that he excels when it comes to “winning, betting and beating me”. Both legends are good friends and...
A naked woman streaker hit the course at the Presidents Cup on Sunday. From the looks of it, Fred Couples doesn't seem to mind.
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Fred Couples cries during his induction speech as a member of the 2013 World Golf Hall of Fame class.
PGA and Champions Tour fan-favorite Freddy Couples has a second home away from the golf course now. Couples recently purchased a Spanish colonial in Brentwood, California. Our friends at Trulia, used such words like “beau detailing”, “loggia” and “sweeping staircase” to basically say that Couples’ house doesn’t suck.
The stats don’t lie. The new crib has five...
Fred Couples has withdrawn from The Players Championship because of an illness.
Couples is a two-time winner of The Players Championship, his last title coming in 1996. He was eligible this year because he won the Senior Players Championship. Because he was an addition to the 144-man field, he will not be replaced.
The Players Championship begins Thursday at the TPC Sawgrass, with...
HUMBLE, Texas Fred Couples is here to see old friends as much as anything.
That's what he says anyway. It has been 20 years since Couples won The Masters and was ranked No. 1 in the world, and at age 52 his prime is fading like a Polaroid on the dashboard.
But he is playing in the Shell Houston Open this weekend at The Tournament Course at Redstone. He attended the University...