Golfers reveal hellish rough at US Open

If you’re part of the field playing in the US Open, you best have your wits about you this weekend.

Former US Open winner Graeme McDowell had a few choice words for the ankle-high rough that will be lining the fairways at Oakmont this week…

Back to the traditional US Open set up here at Oakmont.

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From a different perspective, Justin Thomas showed how the lush grass completely engulfs the ball.

Rough short of 17 green… Yeah, I’d say Oakmont is ready ? @usopengolf

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Added to this challenge, the course boasts no less than 210 bunkers. Though after a couple hacks out of the rough, we suppose players would rather find the sand than be poking around in this green mess.