Golf announcer Johnny Miller didn’t let us down today on NBC’s telecast of the Riviera. Miller has a reputation as the most outspoken and sometimes prickly of the high profile golf analysts, and he certainly let Tiger Woods have it today.
(”Long row to hoe”: wasn’t that the problem?)
“He (Tiger Woods) has a long row to hoe to fix this thing. … He’s damaged the game of golf. It’s been hurtful. He’s lost a lot of respect and his integrity is pretty shattered right now. And more importantly he’s injured his marriage and his family.
“He’ll come back strongly because he’s got so much talent, so much game but he’ll have to go through a lot of media blitz. He’s become almost bigger than golf, Entertainment Tonight, People Magazine type of thing.