On the pathway from every green to every tee at Spyglass Hill on Thursday, Justin Rose heard it.
"Justin! Justin! We love you Justin!"
Rose is a good-natured English bloke, winner of a U.S. Open. But rarely — OK, never — has he created squeals among a gallery of teenage girls and their mothers.
He still hasn't, but thanks to his rock-star golf partner in the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am, he now knows what that crazy adoration looks and sounds like.
Justin Timberlake — with 52 million Twitter followers to Rose's 481,000 — talked his golfer friend into breaking a long-standing routine of not playing much on the West Coast...