Final round recap of the 2014 PGA Championship

Rory McIlroy with No. 4. (Getty Images)
Rory McIlroy with No. 4. (Getty Images)

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The end of the 2014 PGA Championship was not only one of the wildest golf tournaments I've ever seen but one of the wildest sporting events I've ever seen -- maybe of my lifetime.

Rory McIlroy won (I have no idea how) and I tried to document everything that happened here.

9:03 p.m. -- I have no idea what the hell just happened but I know it was awesome and I know Rory McIlroy has four majors and I know the Masters starts in 242 days. Thanks for joining us all week for the best major I've ever covered.

8:45 p.m. -- Rory McIlroy won. I think.

8:37 p.m. -- I don't know what to write.

8:34 p.m. -- I don't know what is happening.

8:33 p.m. -- I mean, look at this!

8:31 p.m. -- My goodness.

8:30 p.m. -- Fowler and Mickelson are letting McIlroy and Wiesberger play through. This is amazing.

8:28 p.m. -- This could be it.

8:23 p.m. -- Yeah, this is true.

8:21 p.m. -- Rory's a boss. Tiger just turned this thing off.

8:13 p.m. -- Do you think Phil will lay up on No. 18 or go for it in two?

8:12 p.m. -- Rory is up one with two left. It might take an eagle in the dark on No. 18 for somebody to take it.

8:06 p.m. -- Rory is alone at the top somehow.

8:02 p.m. -- All in.

7:56 p.m. -- Haha!

7:54 p.m. -- If Phil hits a 25-footer on No. 16 and runs after it and points I'm going to die.

7:50 p.m. -- Monday morning playoff if it's needed.

7:41 p.m. -- Bernd Wiesberger is basically being paid hundreds of thousands of dollars to have a front-row seat to one of the best majors of the last five years.

7:37 p.m. -- David Feherty just said "[Rory's] reaction to that last putt I think would have knocked out Muhammad Ali."

7:33 p.m. -- Rory ties it up. Wow.

7:20 p.m. -- How awesome is this?

7:14 p.m. -- Here's Phil from forever for par.

7:09 p.m. -- Rory looks soulless right now. I can't tell if that's good or bad.

7:05 p.m. -- Haha!

7:03 p.m. -- Can we dump Bernd and just let Rors play in with Rickie and Phil?

6:58 p.m. -- Here's the insane second shot from Rory at No. 10 that ended in eagle. (h/t Big Lead)

Rory McIlroy makes it look so easy - PGA Championship

6:56 p.m. -- Rory is back in it with an eagle at No. 10. I'm at a loss. This is too much. I'm out of adjectives and we have eight holes left.

6:48 p.m. -- Here's the putt that might have won the PGA Championship.

6:46 p.m. -- My gosh, if Mikko Ilonen wins this thing.

6:43 p.m. -- This is bizarre. Nobody moves even though it looks like somebody got smoked.

6:35 p.m. -- It seems like there's a negative amount of energy surrounding the Rory McIlroy group right now.

6:32 p.m. -- I do love this:

6:30 p.m. -- Phil Mickelson is tied for the lead going to the back nine. Wowza.

6:25 p.m. -- What if Rory is down one and hits his drive on No. 18 at, say, 8:40 p.m.? 

6:23 p.m. -- Ryan Palmer has a ton of #TourSauce in him, doesn't he?

6:19 p.m. -- It feels like things have been kind of slow today even though a lot is happening. Kind of a weird day rhythm-wise.

6:09 p.m. -- Fowler is playing like an absolute boss.

6:01 p.m. -- Phil just destroyed a shot from 240 yards out in the first cut right at a pin on a par 5 because it's Sunday at a major. Of course.

5:52 p.m. -- This from Fowler is awesome.

5:48 p.m. -- Is Rory fading? He sure isn't playing very well today. Of the top 30 he's the only one over par.

5:36 p.m. -- Big Easy running out of holes here. Quite the performance, though.

5:18 p.m. -- Rickie Fowler leads by himself after this chip-in.

5:05 p.m. -- I would agree.

5:02 p.m. -- Here's the PGA Championship leaderboard right now:

4:56 p.m. -- Here's Phil's first birdie:

4:53 p.m. -- Feels like it's a good thing for Phil and Rickie to play together today. They'll feed off that like crazy.

4:42 p.m. -- This is strong work.

4:41 p.m. -- This is so incredible.

4:24 p.m. -- Phil birdies No. 1 so that's amazing. He's two back and Rory's in the rough off the tee.

4:17 p.m. -- I'm genuinely giddy for this final round and the leaders are just now teeing off.

4:11 p.m. -- The #protraj on that Fowler drive was a middle finger right towards McIlroy.

3:54 p.m. -- Big Easy is 4 under thru 6 if that's any indication of how easy the scoring is out there. Just four back, too.

3:25 p.m. -- By the way, this shot earlier by Thorbjorn Olesen was insane:

3:24 p.m. -- I just texted my buddy this question: "If Rickie shoots __________ he wins. His response: "Rory."

3:06 p.m. -- This does not seem great:

2:44 p.m. -- Swanny!

2:30 p.m. -- Here's when the leaders are teeing off:

2:14 p.m. -- Sunset in Louisville is 8:42 p.m.

2:13 p.m. -- Okay, we're back at it.

1:50 p.m. -- This is hilarious:

1:49 p.m. -- Yeah, we could be looking at a Monday finish.

1:46 p.m. -- No they weren't, Lee.

1:45 p.m. -- Here's the craziest look at what the rain is doing at the PGA Championship:

1:08 p.m. -- There's an indefinite rain delay at the PGA Championship. Here's the story.

1:05 p.m. -- Holy cow!

12:07 p.m. -- What are those pants made of?

12:05 p.m. -- This is incredible.

11:58 a.m. -- I wonder what the number is today. I think Rory might get to 18 which would mean Fowler needs a 64 to get into a playoff and Day and Phil would need 63s. Not sure that's happening.

10:45 a.m. -- Mickelson with some quality #toursauce before Sunday's final round.

9:22 a.m. -- Then there's this:

9:21 a.m. -- I do wonder if somebody has a 62 in them today early on. That still might not be enough to catch the Ulsterman.

9:00 a.m. -- Good morning. I need coffee like Rickie Fowler and Phil Mickelson need Rory McIlroy to get dirreha this morning.

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Kyle Porter began his sports writing career with CBS Sports in 2012. He covers golf, writes poetry about Rory McIlroy's swing, stays ready on Tiger watch and loves the Masters more than anyone you know.... Full Bio

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