Listen: David Feherty, Raiders, Golf discussed on The Golf Podcast
"You know, the, you know. Being a top golfer ground up. Right. And then I started giving lessons, and then I start worrying about swing plane and all those things. Yes, seriously. And then all of a sudden ignorance is bliss. Yeah. I didn't I didn't use my body as much as or as well as I do when I started. So it was it's been frustrating. Who was it who introduced you to go? You blink. Just a bunch of guys started playing man. And then, you know, bunch of raiders really started playing while you were still playing. Yeah. Yeah. And then he addiction happening. Yes. Golf is. It is. And we see it from you. Yes. The year the first person to go out there. Hit three good shot. Yeah. It'd be like, man. I hate this game. I know. I do. Yeah. That's how it is. It's it's frustrated. I absolutely positively love it. I mean, it's so much fun. I had in an earlier interview. I was talking about. Say why don't you love the game so much for a variety of reasons? One is that I love the outdoors. You know? I think it's peaceful. It's coming and stuff. It's the closest thing to God. And Secondly, I said, you know, what it start locker room? Yeah. You know, guys at a retired. This is our locker room. This is this is, you know, we don't go. Hey, we don't say, let's go coffee clutching. We don't say, hey, guys. We don't think is let's give it a small. We don't say, hey, let's go to you know, let's go shopping. We don't do that. You know, we say let's complicit in gob. And we spent far before I was out there with your buddies. You know, running the gamut talking about life, you know, talking about good things bad things. You know, just sort of, you know, laughing joking bedding, and it's just a lot of fun. I mean, we were not going to play basketball anymore. It's just too tough on the body. We're not gonna you know, run play baseball running around the bases is not something that we want to do. But we can go off and talk. And I mean, it's just the best fellowship and compete. Yeah. Something we've been doing for the majority of lives. How it does? It get out. I give you in dent or anybody out there on the court. Well, we've you know, we've. Almost coming to blow several times. He thinks I'm gonna I'm going to back down because of a smaller and stuff like that. You know, he has a tendency, you know, to play extremely slow. And so when he gets criticized for playing slow, you know, he'll get angry. And but he's a talker too. Yeah. Well, he the play. Yeah. Yeah. Well, I say like playing with Richard. It is actually like, you know, it's almost like a five some I mean, he's. He's Jim Nance. Two two. Oh, man. You know, just like you. Yeah. Dude. He he gets his play by play. I mean, he's just and then he then he wants to be David Feherty. Interview do just play me and play. But I think that's how he gets in your head. No, don't you know, all he has to do is get in. My head is is is slow down. Didn't come on. So you're a quick player you I'm not a quick player. But I you know, I just play play play with rhythm. Yes. And Richard is like I mean, he'll take twenty practice wings. You know? And if you interrupt him he'll start all over. Coming. You can't do that. When you say you got my shit a lot of the raiders when you were with the raiders played. I mean that was rare because we we had a couple of guys. Yeah. I shouldn't fit a lot. We're going to few guys that God, you know, where you one of them at the time. Yeah. We all sort of started in, you know, it was just it was just fine. It was a driving range over near Elsa. Segundo? Some of the guys we go to and stuff. So and then it it it just appear to have like this emergence of golf tournaments. You know, everybody us. Golf is a great way to raise money for a variety of charities and stuff like that.."