PGA Tour Driving Distance Watch, Vol. 4

pgatour.jpgThe PGA Tour average drive dropped another yard to 287.1 after the Buick Invitational. And for further proof the guys need to hit the gym before Scottsdale, there were only 3 drives of 350 yards (or more), bringing the tally to 459 through four events.

There were 2059 drives over 350 in all of 2005.

That's two weeks in a row without a 400 yarder! Now that's progress.

And if you are wondering why these growing numbers are followed, a full explanation is available here.