Ten fun facts about Johnny Miller
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Miller has written a column for Golf Digest magazine for several years, offering insight into various aspects of golf, often featuring the professional game.
He also wrote the book “I Call The Shots”, a look at the PGA Tour's personalities during his peak years, the Tour's current stars, as well as broadcasting insights.
He was one of the top players in the world during the mid-1970s.
He was the first to shoot 63 in a major championship to win the 1973 U.S. Open.Fact 5
Miller ranked second in the world on Mark McCormack's world golf rankings in both 1974 and 1975 behind Jack Nicklaus.Fact 6
Miller won 25 PGA Tour events, including two majors.Fact 7
He is currently the lead golf analyst for NBC Sports, a position he has held since January 1990.Fact 8
He is also an active golf course architect.Fact 9
As a commentator Miller became known for his straightforward and sometimes blunt remarks, which sometimes earned him the enmity of players.Fact 10
In 2012, Miller revealed that Tiger Woods once asked him to be his coach. Miller said that he declined the offer from Woods because of his commitment to NBC Sports and a desire to spend time with his children and grandchildren. Go to more people facts ❯
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