Tournament Previews 2015 Northern Trust Open Preview

The Tour rolls into Lala Land this week for the 2015 iteration of The Northern Trust Open at venerable Riviera. Bubba Watson defends his title this week after desecrating one of NoLayingUp’s top three favorite courses…

Tournament Previews 2015 Waste Management Phoenix Open Preview

The Big Feline is back! Joined by Gerry, Rickie, Spieth, Koepka, Phil, Horschel, Matsuyama, and many more, it finally feels like the PGA Tour season is officially starting. Can you believe this commercial is six…

Tournament Previews 2015 Humana Challenge Preview

Humana Challenge. Just doesn’t have much ring to it. While it’s certainly understandable that the organizers wanted to inject some new life (and funding) into this event, for many it will always be the Bob…

Hosel Rockets Ryder Cup: Day One-Hitters

I’m venting here, so I apologize if this is largely negative. And while it’s certainly not the NLU party line, it should be a pretty representative sample of where the four of us stand after…

PGA Tour The Barclays Preview

Before I began this piece, I knew next to nothing about Ridgefield CC, however I knew I’d love it simply because its not Liberty National. The Barclays emerged from the old Buick Classic up at…

PGA Tour Wyndham Championship Preview

The tour heads to Greensboro this week for a REALLY nondescript event. To be real with you, I couldn’t pick Greensboro out of a lineup of Winston-Salem, Raleigh, Durham, or any other mid-sized Carolinas city…

PGA Tour John Deere Classic Preview (Part 2)

Fantasy/Gambling Insights (all lines courtesy Ladbrokes.com, the Official Bookmaker of NoLayingUp.com) Horses for Courses Zach Johnson (12/1) – Ridiculous odds, but his history here is also comical. Four top 3 finishes here in the last…

PGA Tour John Deere Classic Preview (Part 1)

At NLU we like to joke that the John Deere Classic is golf’s sixth major (followed closely by Reno-Tahoe, Sanderson Farms, and Mayakoba). As such, we thought it only appropriate to bestow our typical “major”…

PGA Tour FedEx St. Jude Classic Preview

Finding it tough to hide the lack of enthusiasm surrounding this event and keep myself from peeking ahead to next week’s US Open. If FedEx wasn’t deep in the sponsorship game (not just this tournament, see: the…