Sizing up the TV coverage from the Presidents Cup ... and away we go.
Want to know the best way to get golf fans talking about the TV coverage of a golf tournament? Put Johnny Miller in the booth and let him go to town. On Thursday evening, following three hours of coverage from the Golf Channel crew, the network switched over and let NBC's Miller take over the booth.
The second he sat down, the Twitterverse was ablaze, as golf fans started to critique and complain about every sentence that came out of Miller's mouth. Debate all you want about there being a more talked-about broadcaster in sports, but with the exception of maybe ESPN's Chris Berman, nobody gets people talking about a broadcast more than Miller.
Miller, of course, was on from the very start. When asked if he'd ever seen Royal Melbourne play tougher than it was on Friday, he noted that "... we of course hit the ball a lot shorter with the old equipment, so its' hard to make comparisons." If you know Johnny Miller, th...