If not for his alcoholism he appeared to enjoy the game as much as anyone. His average-Joe approach was much more appealing to the slovenly masses yearning for a Happy Gilmore-type. In a game chock-full of stuffed shirts he was a refreshing breath of cigar smoke filled air. According to fellow tour pro David Feherty, Daly set the record for "most prostitutes in a hotel room." Unlike the revelations about the corporately-minded Tiger, this wasn't much of a shock.