Peter Kostis On AT&T Byron Nelson: ‘Past History Out The Window’

By Dan Reardon

The AT&T Byron Nelson has a new home. Played at TPC Four Seasons Las Colinas in Irving, Texas since the mid-1980s, the tournament moves over to the Trinity Forest Golf Club in South Dallas.

The Bill Coore and Ben Crenshaw-designed course will give players a very different experience than they’re used to at the Byron Nelson and elsewhere on the PGA TOUR. Opened in 2016, Trinity Forest has many of the hallmarks of links-style golf — wavy, open expanses, dunes, windy conditions. Perhaps all that’s missing is the smell of salt in the air.

Billy Horschel is the defending champion, though the change of venue neutralizes that advantage. He’ll be in the field once again, along with Hideki Matsuyama, Jordan Spieth, Sergio Garcia, and others.

For more than a quarter-century, Peter Kostis has been providing on-course analysis for CBS Sports’ coverage of the PGA Tour. One of…

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