22 Sep '16, 12pm

Interview: Nick Faldo on Rory McIlroy, golf's youth revolution and why the Americans struggle at the Ryder Cup

ATLANTA, Ga. -- Golf's playoffs are coming to a close, followed shortly thereafter with the Ryder Cup in Minneapolis. And, after a brief 10-day respite, it starts all over again at the 2017 season-opening event at Silverado. What better way to commemorate this intersection of past, present and future than speaking with one of the game's most popular voices, Nick Faldo. Chatting on Wednesday night, the six-time major winner expounded on the 2016 season, Rory McIlroy, golf's youth revolution, and why the Americans have struggled at the Ryder Cup. Golf Digest: It wasn't exactly what we envisioned last winter, but this year delivered plenty of must-see theater. For you, what sticks out about 2016, or serves as the main takeaway? FALDO: Two obvious ones: Jordan Spieth at the 12th during the Masters and how he dealt with that, and then the formation of this new "Big 4." Although...

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