By Alex Myers
PINEHURST, N.C. -- Payne Stewart has been an obvious topic of conversation leading up to the 2014 U.S. Open at Pinehurst. And the winner here in 1999 has already become a part of the story on Day 1.
Rickie Fowler is going off his style scripting slightly and wearing knickers in honor of one of his childhood idols. Here's a photo that was snapped of him while warming up for his 8:13 a.m. tee time on Thursday:
Rickie Fowler goes retro in honor of Payne Stewart, his favorite player. pic.twitter.com/4fXWlm6ToR— Dave Shedloski (@DaveShedloski) June 12, 2014
And here's another look: