DECEMBER For the second year in a row, Rory McIlroy was named Golf Magazine's Player of the Year.
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NOVEMBER The issue featured an excerpt from Dave Pelz's new book, Putting Games.
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OCTOBER The No. 1 issue featured Johnny Miller as a special guest editor.
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SEPTEMBER U.S. Ryder Cup Captain Davis Love III on the nine moves every great player makes.
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AUGUST Keegan Bradley talked about coming through in the clutch, and a stint living in a trailer.
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JULY Justin Rose, who led the Tour in Greens in Regulation, revealed how he is able to produce consistent and solid shots.
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JUNE Hunter Mahan discussed the five keys to short-game success, and his five key moves for a solid swing.
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MAY Shortly after he rose to No. 1 in the world, Rory McIlroy explained his power move to Golf Magazine readers.
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APRIL Tempo king Ernie Els graced the cover of the April issue and shared his driving secrets.
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MARCH Exclusive ClubTest results for 25 new drivers.
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FEBRUARY A drawing of the late, great Ben Hogan graced the cover.
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JANUARY Nearly a year before the USGA and the R&A delivered the news of their intention to ban anchored putting in 2016, the first issue of 2012 told readers how to make the switch from traditional putting.