Swafford eagles 16th for second AmEx win

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LA QUINTA, Calif. (AP) Hudson Swafford thought about his late father Sunday at PGA West in his second victory in The American Express in five years.

"I had a couple moments where I looked up and knew that he was following and knew that he was there," Swafford said. "I could just hear his voice saying, `Just be confident in what you're doing. You're playing great.' And he goes, 'Just play to win.'"

David Swafford died Dec. 6 at age 83. He gave Hudson his first clubs at age 2.

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