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The PGA is an acronym for the Professional Golf Association. It is the governing body for men's professional golf. Read profiles of PGA greats like Tiger Woods, Arnold Palmer and Jack Nicklaus

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Nick Faldo

Nick Faldo's great success in pro golf included three Masters victories and nine PGA Tour wins. He worked as a broadcaster for the Golf Channel before accepting a position as CBS's golf analyst in fall of 2006.


Tiger Woods

 Tiger Woods

Tiger Woods is one of the most accomplished golfers of all time. Learn more about Tiger Woods and his destiny to become one of the greatest golfers. See more »

Walter Travis

 Walter Travis

Walter Travis began playing golf at the ripe age of 35. Learn about Walter Travis, one of the best American golf players in the early 1900s. See more »

Lee Trevino

 Lee Trevino

Lee Trevino won 27 times on the PGA Tour from 1968-84. Find out how Lee Trevino became one of the most accomplished and popular golfers of all time. See more »

Harry Vardon

 Harry Vardon

Harry Vardon holds the golf record for most British Open wins. Learn how Harry Vardon toured the United States in 1900 to promote the game of golf. See more »

Ken Venturi

 Ken Venturi

Ken Venturi was one of the PGA Tour's best players in the late 1950s. Find out more about Ken Venturi and why his golf career ended prematurely. See more »

Tom Watson

 Tom Watson

Tom Watson was a master of approach shots and the short game. Learn how Tom Watson captured 28 tournament wins, including eight majors. See more »

 Lanny Wadkins

Lanny Wadkins' attacking style and competitive nature led him to 21 PGA Tour victories. Learn more about Lanny Wadkins and his Ryder Cup successes. See more »

 Curtis Strange

Curtis Strange is one of only six players to win back-to-back US Open championships. Learn how Curtis Strange dominated pro golf in the late 1980s. See more »

 Horton Smith

Horton Smith came on the golf scene in 1928, winning eight events by the time he was 20. Learn about Horton Smith and his historic fast start in golf. See more »

John H. Taylor

 John H. Taylor

John H. Taylor holds the record for top-ten finishes in golf's British Open. Find out how John H. Taylor won the title five times from 1894 to 1913. See more »