Originally posted on NESN.com  |  Last updated 7/18/13
That first hole is a doozy. Thomas Bjorn spent part of his Wednesday learning how to navigate the challenges of Muirfield, the site of this year’s British Open, but it wasn’t just sand traps and rough lies that gave him fits in his practice round. As Bjorn worked his way out of the rough on the first hole, his approach was impeded by an ESPN camera, which took his shot right to the kisser. Mike Tirico of ESPN said that the camera was an $80,000 piece — and that the bill would be sent to Denmark, where Bjorn is from. Check out the dead-on shot in the video below, with a photo of the handiwork below that. Photo via Twitter/@Donaldson007 Photo of the Day Colin Kaepernick, rocking some colorful duds (note: no hat). Photo via Twitter/@LBSports Tweet of the Day Burn, AJ McCarron! Burn! You're right I'm not at the espy's! I don't have to be at a award show to know what my team did. I'm back at school working to get another— AJ McCarron (@10AJMcCarron) July 18, 2013 Video of the Day Talk about isolated thunderstorms.

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