On Thursday at the Olympic Club in San Francisco, the best of the best in golf suffered from this little thing called "being human."
Only Tiger Woods and Justin Rose shot anything respectable (both minus-1 for the day).
The rest of the field quite frankly stunk—or is it stank? Or stinky?
Whatever it should be, it was nasty.
This could easily become one of those U.S. Opens in which the winner comes in right around minus-1 or minus-2.
Will any of the top players end up there on Sunday?
Here are some reasonable predictions for the final three rounds of the 2012 U.S. Open.