Passion players often at their best in Ryder Cup

GLENEAGLES, Scotland -- Golf etiquette usually goes like this: When a player arrives at the tee, the crowd claps for a few moments before falling respectfully silent.

That's not what happened at the Ryder Cup two years ago at Medinah, outside ...

Missing links may be good for US

GLENEAGLES, Scotland -- The surrounding countryside is classically Scottish with rolling hills and lush fields as far as the eye can see.

The weather this time of year is also fairly typical, the skies gloomy and spitting rain.

But something ...