29 Oct '15, 5pm

Difference of Opinion: Bernard Gallacher says #TeamUSA should ditch task force, tab Couples in 2016:

Difference of Opinion: Bernard Gallacher says #TeamUSA should ditch task force, tab Couples in 2016:

Bernard Gallacher knows a fair amount about what it takes to captain a Ryder Cup squad, and his advice to an American contingent looking to end its drought is clear: ditch the task force and install Fred Couples as captain in 2016. Gallacher made the European squad eight times as a player, then served as captain three times, including a victory at Oak Hill in 1995. He told GolfMagic.com that the establishment of a Ryder Cup task force after the U.S. loss at Gleneagles amounts to an overreaction following narrow defeats in both 2010 and 2012. "Things will swing back America's way if they don't panic, but that's exactly what they appear to be doing with this new task force. It just looks like a publicity stunt to me," he said. "America lost the 2014 Ryder Cup because they lost the foursomes 7-1. I find it difficult to see how a task force is going to help with that." Gallach...

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