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The First Cut with Kyle Porter

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CBS Sports senior golf writer Kyle Porter and host Chip Patterson take you inside the ropes of the golf world, on the PGA Tour and beyond. Tournament previews and picks, deep dives into the players and storylines that matter and guests from around the sport keep you up to date on the latest in the golf on the First Cut Podcast.

CBS Sports senior golf writer Kyle Porter and host Chip Patterson take you inside the ropes of the golf world, on the PGA Tour and beyond. Tournament previews and picks, deep dives into the players and storylines that matter and guests from around the sport keep you up to date on the latest in the golf on the First Cut Podcast.
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CBS Sports senior golf writer Kyle Porter and host Chip Patterson take you inside the ropes of the golf world, on the PGA Tour and beyond. Tournament previews and picks, deep dives into the players and storylines that matter and guests from around the sport keep you up to date on the latest in the golf on the First Cut Podcast.

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Episodes

Houston Open preview, Presidents Cup outlook with Carson Cunningham (10/9)

10/9/2019
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Kyle Porter and Carson Cunningham break down the Hero World Challenge (1:40) off the top before delving into Tiger Woods' Presidents Cup captain issues (9:40) and finally discussing the weak field in the 2019 Houston Open (16:40. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:26:35

Kevin Na's Presidents Cup chances, career earnings over/under with Mark Immelman (10/8)

10/8/2019
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Kyle Porter and Mark Immelman dive into the number of feet of putts made by Kevin Na in Vegas (1:30), where they stand on Jon Rahm's 2020 (10:40), what the Players Championship is doing well (18:45) and how much money guys like Dustin Johnson and Webb Simpson have made over the course of their careers (22:31). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:29:36

Phil's 65, Ryder Cup fodder and mailbag questions with Brendan Porath (10/4)

10/4/2019
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Brendan Porath (SB Nation and Shotgun Start) joins Kyle Porter to discuss Phil Mickelson dealing in Las Vegas (1:30), what Ryder Cup storylines they're already tired of (12:00) (and which they need more of!) and field some mailbag questions (23:33) before getting to this weekend's perfect finish. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:38:42

Champ wins again, Rory takes on easy courses and who is Victor Perez?

9/30/2019
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On this episode of the First Cut, Kyle Porter and Mark Immelman discuss Cameron Champ's emotional victory (2:00), what you need to know about Victor Perez (6:35), Rory McIlroy's comments about the European Tour's courses (10:30) and whose career they would choose from a handful of players in their 20s (and one in his 30s) (22:30). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:30:43

Danny Willett's re-rise, Sungjae Im so close and Safeway preview with Mark Immelman (9/24)

9/24/2019
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Kyle Porter and Mark Immelman return to talk Danny Willett's resurgence (2:10), Sebastian Munoz's first win over Sungjae Im (15:30), the Tiger-Rory skins game in Japan (22:45) and what's going to happen at this week's Safeway Open at Silverado Country Club in Napa (30:40). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:33:31

Joaquin Niemann a star, Sanderson Farms Preview with Mark Immelman (9/18)

9/18/2019
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Kyle Porter and Mark Immelman start by discussing Joaquin Niemann's star power (1:12) before getting to the Solheim Cup (8:30), the BMW PGA Championship (17:30), Akshay Bhatia's PGA Tour debut (31:15) and their Sanderson Farms picks (36:25). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:40:31

Greenbrier Preview and 2019-20 Overview with Mark Immelman (9/10)

9/10/2019
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Kyle Porter and Mark Immelman reconvene to discuss the fall slate (1:05), Arnold Palmer's legacy (8:50), which players they think are going to have great seasons with the Ryder Cup carrot dangling at the end of the road (14:45), discuss their perfect finish (27:00) and finally, give their picks for A Military Tribute at the Greenbrier (30:13). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:33:48

Korn Ferry Grads with Sean Martin Part 2 (9/7)

9/7/2019
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Sean Martin again joins Kyle Porter to discuss Viktor Hovland (0:45), Kristoffer Ventura's wild ride (7:00), Zac Blair's return (14:00), and Sean talks about his recent interview with Mavrick McNealy (18:00). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:28:04

Korn Ferry Grads with Sean Martin Part 1 (9/7)

9/7/2019
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Sean Martin joins Kyle Porter on this week's two-part episode to discuss Cal Poly football (1:10), break down the top Korn Ferry graduates (2:20), Sean compares his game to Matthew Wolff and Brandon Hagy (23:20), and they talk about what it means to make it to the PGA Tour (29:30). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:31:18

Player of the Year, Rookie of the Year Debate (09/04)

9/4/2019
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Mark Immelman, Kyle Porter and Chip Paterson debate the end of season awards on the PGA Tour. First, who is the Brooks Koepka of college football and more college football-to-golf comparisons (1:00) then taking a dive into Koepka vs. Rory and the Player of the Year debate (5:00). Plus, why Sungjae Im is the frontrunner for Rookie of the Year (16:50) and who among the young stars has the highest ceiling moving forward (20:45) Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:27:03

2019 Awards and Superlatives (08/29)

8/29/2019
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Kyle Porter and Chip Patterson hand out some awards for the 2019 PGA Tour Season. Honors include Best Tournament (1:00), what shot defined Tiger's Masters win (10:00), Rookie of the Year (18:30), most underrated season (25:20) and more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:37:28

Inside the Ropes with Mark Immelman (08/26)

8/26/2019
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Mark Immelman shares sights, sounds and thoughts from inside the ropes at the TOUR Championship. First, what players had to say about the changes to the playoff format (2:45), the highlights from a statement season for Rory McIlroy (7:00) and how fatigue might have played a role in Brooks Koepka fading down the stretch (11:40). Then, whether to be concerned about DJ's late-season struggles (16:00), the Presidents Cup chatter around East Lake (22:00) and where JT stands among his peers after...

Duration:00:34:59

TOUR Championship Instant Reaction (08/25)

8/25/2019
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Kyle Porter and Chip Patterson recap Rory McIlroy's FedEx Cup win. First, how Rory's TOUR Championship experience in 2019 contrasts with his 2018 appearance in the final group with Tiger Woods (5:00), the Player of the Year debate (8:00), where Rory separated himself from the pack this year (15:30) and Stock Up-Stock Down focuses on Justin Thomas, Rickie Fowler and Dustin Johnson (30:21). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:37:27

TOUR Championship Preview (08/21)

8/21/2019
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Mark Immelman and Chip Patterson preview the TOUR Championship. First, the players' reactions to the new format (2:46), where you draw the line for actual contenders to win (6:00) and if the Player of the Year race is over (9:20). Then, the Perfect Finish for the weekend action (11:45) and expert picks, including sleepers and picks to win (15:00). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:21:57

Navigating East Lake prior to Tour Championship (08/20)

8/21/2019
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Mark Immelman is joined by Sean Martin of PGATour.com to discuss the challenges that East Lake presents ahead of the Tour Championship this weekend. The guys then assign "Stock Up, Stock Down" to several trending golfers. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:24:46

BMW Recap, and Medinah talk with Mark Immelman (08/18)

8/18/2019
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Kyle Porter and Mark Immelman wrap up the BMW Championship, discuss what turned into an easy Medinah Country Club (1:55), discuss Justin Thomas' place in the hierarchy (5:55), hit on Big Cat quickly (12:27) and look ahead to a wonky Tour Championship (15:25). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:26:11

BMW Preview and More Brooks-Bryson talk with Mark Immelman (08/14)

8/14/2019
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Kyle Porter and Mark Immelman put a bow on the Bryson DeChambeau-Brooks Koepka kerfuffle (1:30), discuss the Korn Ferry Tour Finals (13:00) and who could advance, preview the BMW Championship (23:05) and give their picks for the second FedEx Cup Playoffs event of 2019 (32:12). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:35:33

Slow play, Jason Day and FedEx Cup winner picks (08/12)

8/12/2019
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Kyle Porter and Chip Patterson reset the playoff picture heading into the BMW Championship. First, Bryson's odd response to slow play chatter (1:45), Jason Day splitting with Stevie Williams (9:15) and the drama from the Korn Ferry tour as PGA Tour cards were punched over the weekend (14:45). Then, Stock Up Stock Down looks at some of the biggest movers in the playoff standings (17:57) and Trivia with focus on Patrick Reed's elite company (28:00). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit...

Duration:00:34:45

Northern Trust Recap (08/11)

8/11/2019
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Kyle Porter and Chip Patterson recap Patrick Reed's win at the Northern Trust. First, what to expect from Patrick Reed as he captures a win in this current late-season surge (1:00), why Jordan Spieth might be seeing an all-time putting season go to waste (10:45) and whether the PGA Tour will enact any changes amid complaints of slow play that zeroed in on Bryson DeChambeau (20:45). Plus, what Tiger Woods' performances since the Masters win say about his effort to get back into major...

Duration:00:54:28

Northern Trust preview (08/07)

8/7/2019
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Kyle Porter, Mark Immelman and Chip Patterson preview the start of the playoffs and pick winners for the weekend. First, laughs with Rory at Kuchar expense (2:00), explaining the Hovland rule (6:00), what a Presidents Cup team photo might say about the 2019 picks (10:00). Then, who has the advantage at Liberty National (21:23) and expectations for the Northern Trust including what Tiger has to gain, our Perfect Finish and picks to win (27:15). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit...

Duration:00:36:55