Quick 9: The best Johnny Miller quotes

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Who was Johnny Miller talking about when he said, 'If Ben Hogan saw that, he'd puke'? Quick 9 runs down the outgoing pundit's best moments

4. Choke on this

Miller on Peter Jacobsen’s shot to the last at the 1990 Bob Hope Classic, Miller’s first tournament in the booth:

‘The easiest shot to choke on.

Miller became known for his love of the C-word. Jacobsen won.

Peter Jacobsen

5. Miller time

Miller on his, err, own research skills:

I don’t want to brag but I do more homework on the course than any other announcer. I chart the greens to get all the breaks. I walk down into the greenside bunkers. I walk into the fairway bunkers to see whether a player can reach the green from them.

Johnny Miller

6. Tanking Tiger

Miller on Woods’ T40 at Augusta National in 2012.

He goes to The Masters and really fell apart from pressure. The first time in his whole career I can say that Tiger actually gagged just a little bit because he wanted it so bad. He’s going after Nicklaus’s record, 18 majors.

Tiger Woods

Quick 9 continues on the next page, where Miller has a rather interesting way of describing a fellow pro…

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