Quick hits from Saturday at John Deere Classic

Top quote - Patrick Rodgers

"This is a nice course to play with the lead," Rodgers told Dottie Pepper of CBS. "You have to keep the pedal down all day."

Best round - Daniel Berger (63)

Berger birdied the first three holes of his round and added two more at Nos. 6 and 9, making the turn in 30. The 24-year-old American made his lone bogey at the par-4 13th, but trimmed four more stokes on the back side, posting an 8-under-par 63.

Stat Round 3
Fairways hit 7/14
Greens hit 15/18
Putts per GIR 1.467

Shot of the day - Zach Johnson

Johnson's tee shot at the reachable par-4 14th settled just short of the putting surface, leaving a 59-foot second shot. The two-time major winner clipped his chip perfectly, and watched it fall into the hole for an eagle.

But is there an eagle dance too? πŸ¦…

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Top tweet - Kelly Kraft

Kraft made a wild par save at the 17th hole on Saturday, playing his approach from the hospitality tent left of the fairway, and the commented on the shot after the round.

Stat - 6

There were players that made eagle at the par-5 17th on Saturday at TPC Deere Run.

Scott Stallings
Nicholas Lindheim
Brian Campbell
Miguel Angel Cabrera
John Merrick
Shawn Stefani

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Quick hits from Saturday at John Deere Classic
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Cardinals' Dexter Fowler is catching an up close glimpse of Tiger Woods
⚾️ meets ⛳️ @DexterFowler has a front row seat to see @TigerWoods at @TheHondaClassic.
Justin Thomas had a brilliant day with 6 birdies
Six birdies on the day. Six-under for the tournament. @JustinThomas34 is one shot off the lead at @TheHondaClassic. #QuickHits
Fleetwood holes out for eagle from 140 yards
Best way to bounce back from bogey? Hole out for eagle! #QuickHits
Things could have gone a little better for Scott Brown on 17
From πŸ’¦ to πŸŽͺ. Golf is hard. #QuickHits
Tiger is off and running in Round 2
Underway. πŸ… #QuickHits
Woods on practice range ahead of 2nd round at Honda Classic
The countdown has begun.
Alex Noren with some wonderful bunker work on 15
Now this is how you play a bunker shot. #QuickHits
Woods cards 1st birdie of the day on par-four 4th
Drive. 🎯 Approach. 🎯 Putt. 🎯 Picture perfect. @TigerWoods makes his first birdie of the day. #QuickHits
Snedeker having a bit of trouble with his chip ...
Golf is hard.
Tiger is back into the top-15 with a birdie on 17
A sweet approach βœ… A bounce-back birdie βœ… Tiger is back to T15. #QuickHits
Tiger joins the top-10 after a birdie on No. 9
BIRDIE for @TigerWoods. He's now T10. #QuickHits
Jamie Lovemark, Luke List top the leaderboard after Round 2
Round 2 leaderboard @TheHondaClassic. 1. J. Lovemark -3 1. L. List -3 3. W. Simpson -2 3. R. Henley -2 3. R. Sabbatini -2 3. T. Fleetwood -2 7. T. Pieters -1 7. L. Oosthuizen -1 7. J. Thomas -1 7. D. Berger -1
Tiger stiffs approach before 1st birdie of moving day
.@TigerWoods collects his first birdie of the day. He's three shots off the lead at @TheHondaClassic. #QuickHits
Tiger's still got it ...
Tiger Woods club head speed has been measured today at 128.42 MPH. That number would lead the PGA Tour every year since they started keeping track in 2007.
Tiger is feeling it with the fist pump after a par on 11
Dear Tiger fist pump, We've missed you. Welcome back. πŸ’ͺ #QuickHits