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Three Telecasts, Two Jobs, One Big Mess

The marginalization of David Feherty is in high gear at NBC Sports. Arguably the most popular and interesting character in golf television has gone from having no equal as an on course announcer to being THE equal of Jimmy Roberts. … Continue reading

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Another Golf Tournament on NBC and Another Week in the Witness Protection Program for David Feherty

I can hear the NBC/ Golf Channel “brain trust” now… “What the heck do we do with David Feherty THIS week?” It’s an embarrassing question for them to be asking and amazing that they can’t figure it out. This time, … Continue reading

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This Is Getting Uncomfortable (The David Feherty/NBC Golf Marriage Saga Continues)

We got our answer as to what NBC Golf producer Tommy Roy would do with his announcers on Sunday at The Honda Classic by watching his lead in production on the golf channel. His decision…”To heck with the golf fan … Continue reading

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“Johnny Hates Jazz” part two

This is NOT a post about the British new wave band. Sorry. They did have a hit with “Shattered Dreams” in 1988 (I’m sure you can get it on iTunes for .99). Shattered dreams could be an apt description for … Continue reading

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The Shotgun Marriage Between David Feherty and Johnny Miller is Off to a Predictably Rocky Start

  I was curious to see what David Feherty on NBC Golf would look, feel and sound like. It didn’t take long to form an opinion. After only a few moments it was painfully obvious that there is very little … Continue reading

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Would a Return to Wordsmiths Make American Golf Broadcasts Better?

Another golf season is upon us which, for me, most certainly includes plenty of time sitting in front of the television imploring various announcers to just “Shut up!” I produced golf on television for two decades and spent some of … Continue reading

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