29 Sep '16, 9pm

Fan Breaks Down Miracle Putt He Holed in Ryder Cup Practice Round

CHASKA, Minn -- A couple of hours after draining the 12-footer seen ’round the world – well, around social media, anyway – David Johnson stood near the range at Hazeltine National and tried to describe how he made the putt of his life. No, not Dustin Johnson, David Johnson. In case you missed it, Johnson, a 30-year-old insurance salesman from Mayville, N.D., became a bit of celebrity Thursday during the final practice round of this 41st Ryder Cup. As the fourball consisting of Rory McIlroy, Justin Rose, Henrik Stenson and Andy Sullivan banged putts on the 8th green, Johnson boldly chirped up from the gallery that he could hole a tricky downhill putt that was giving McIlroy and Sullivan fits. Stenson quickly called Johnson on his bravado and invited him under the ropes to back up his big talk. Rose cranked up the pressure by putting a $100 bill on the line. Johnson, in a re...

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