-- The idea was to get out of the shadow of the Masters, offer a stand-alone championship that would give golf one marquee event from April through August, and perhaps even present a stronger test to the best players and the best field of the year.Ten years ago, the Players Championship moved to May, taking a spot on Mother's Day weekend, capped by a rousing Phil Mickelson victory. It is far from a done deal, and there is no certainty that it will even happen.
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Everyone's got TV deals domestically and internationally. It's our jobs as partners to have conversations and understand what are the pros and what are the cons. ''The biggest win for the PGA Tour would be the ability to complete its Fed Ex Cup season-long schedule and playoffs prior to the start of the NFL and college football seasons, preferably around Labor Day weekend.
Jay Monahan wouldn't commit yet to moving the Players Championship back to March, when it was held prior to the Masters until 2006, but he left open the possibility of change in the future -- if all the interested parties can get on the same page.
But PGA Tour commissioner Jay Monahan has not shut down talk about moving the tour's flagship event back to its old March date -- which would pave the way for some other big changes in the game.