Watch: Mickelson tries backward shot at Barclays


Phil Mickelson made par at the par-4 18th on Saturday by driving his ball next to the green, playing a shot backwards and over his head, and then getting up and down from a bunker.

Yep, Sounds like a Phil par.

Watch below as Mickelson plays his second shot from the back lip of the bunker:

Though it didn't quite work out here - notice Mickelson semi-ducking and covering his own head with the ball in the air - Lefty has pulled off this shot before, both in competition and at home. 

Also, for whatever reason, Mickelson seems to like doing very Phil-like things at The Barclays. Take his visit to a hospitality tent last year, for example: