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Pro golfer Peter Jacobsen talks about new PGA stars, US Open memories and much more.
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I'm Brian -- pleased to be joined by veteran golfer broadcaster Peter Jacobson Peter you've been following the guys on tour for many years has the youth movement overtake it. Marquee names like Tiger Woods. Phil Mickelson well I think you see that every year if you don't you go through -- five year period where you're gonna see someone dominate the game. We saw tiger dominating game for ten years but. As players move on. The younger set takes over I saw that when I was playing the tour and and you sign guys like Greg Norman and Tom Watson and even Jack Nicklaus and -- former start to move on and it. By the name of Phil Mickelson came along and -- -- another kid by Tiger Woods and now we've got Rory McIlroy you're always gonna have that new wave. Of young players come on but. -- respect for guys like Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson and Steve Stricker and Vijay Singh and Davis Love and 49 years old it's there and always will be. Like they'll fall what you're features during the broadcast -- what's it like to get to know the players and caddies on a different level well I've always. Taken a little different slant or of a different look at things and I know these players -- caddies so when I do my -- takes piece on Saturday. At the US open it's always been that kind of a tongue in cheek. Little bit of a different bit of fun and there are some players and caddies would love to do that stuff. They -- John Woods -- they're unbelievable and and Rickie Fowler always wants to be Minnesota's Bubba Watson. Haven't got tiger yet they got it still got to breakthrough that in the years to get to get tiger to loosen up. Peter music is another passion of -- who do you think has the best musical talent gone to war. That's it well I'll tell you one thing Kevin mystery ailment chemistry omens are good guitar player is excellent guitar player. He's playing this week so I'll think chemistry ailment. They put you on the spot what's your favorite US open memory -- than winning it in the movie -- cup. Yet when I woman when I won the US open in tin cup and only added a couple of shots for the camera. They gave me the trophy and to be Costner Don Johnson piece of cake. My favorite US open memories probably 1999 when Payne Stewart my good friend the late Payne Stewart. Forty footer on eighteen to beat Mickelson. Mickelson was up Mickelson and his wife Amy were pregnant with their first child. And we Payne made the putt he won the opening grabbed -- by the face and he said Phil you're gonna win the best prize -- -- Come -- father. -- pretty -- because Payne was killed in a plane crash three months later and -- to kids Chelsea and Aaron were left without a father. And I say pretty close with Tracy and Chelsea and Aaron pains wife and two kids and they've just done great despite the fact that they lost upon so 1999 Payne Stewart minors that's my favorite memory. I understand -- so fortunate fans have a chance to ask you questions on Twitter what the details. Yep -- here and a Lexus performance drive pavilion right here on site at the Olympic club we're here all day and -- answering questions on Twitter. Go to hash tag Lexus golf. And send me your questions -- Lance from. Lexus as you know is the official vehicle of the US open. And the automotive partner of the US GA used to elections and all the US GA events and I'm proud to be a brand ambassador Lexus. We're having fun we got people in the simulator hitting shots. We got food next door we got players tee it up down area Mickelson making bogeys hopefully can turn it around. All right Peter thanks so much for joining us don't forget foxsports.com. You've covered Troy golf needs number I'm Webber will see next.