(Eds: Clarifies Mickelson quote about course setup. AP photos.) By JIM LITKE AP Sports Columnist Bubba wasn't clubbing much and Dustin wasn't bustin' anything.
The ''Belgian Bomber,'' meanwhile, was completely disarmed.
If you love seeing professional golfers squeezed out of their comfort zone, come visit Muirfield, where warmer temperatures, gentler winds and more sunshine than this corner of Scotland usually sees in a month has produced a golf course that resembles an airport tarmac in more than a few places. Suffice it to say that players who can't - or won't - adapt in a hurry might as well start booking flights home right now.
Like just about everyone else during Thursday's opening round at the British Open, three of the longest hitters in the game were determined not to let the big dog out of the bag. Bubba Watson and Dustin Johnson each hit driver exactly once during the round, and the third member of their group, Nicolas Colsaerts, not at all.
The first two adjusted nice...