2007 WASN’T A GOOD YEAR FOR JOHN DALY’S SOBRIETY: John Daly, who has checked into the Betty Ford alcohol rehab clinic three times, has had a well-chronicled battle with alcohol over the years.
SbB recently posted his ill-advised Max-Fli commercial which features Daly indulging in an adult beverage or three on the golf course and in a
Now CBS SPORTLINE has another chapter in Daly’s long, strange string of endorsements - “John Daly Wines”: “Daly has a personal line of table wines in production, which sounds like such a bad idea on so many fronts, we don’t know where to begin. With regard to endorsements and infamous name-association deals, it seems roughly akin to inking Jack the Ripper to a chainsaw endorsement deal.”
The wines have hit retail in Canada and Ireland and will likely be available in the U.S. very soon. Daly: “I’m not much of a wine drinker, but they are good.”
Why is it that when we heard of “John Daly Wines”, we thought of this fine family of wines instead?