27 Oct '14, 1pm

Ted Bishop: 'I don't think the punishment fits the crime' | Golf Channel

Ted Bishop: 'I don't think the punishment fits the crime' | Golf Channel

In an hour-long interview with Golf World , Ted Bishop, the ousted president of the PGA of America, explained the surreal details of his removal from office last Friday. (Note: Bishop will be live on "Morning Drive " Tuesday morning at 7 a.m. ET ) Just over 24 hours after he’d taken to social media to blast Ian Poulter for his criticism of Nick Faldo with an insensitive term, calling the Englishman a “Lil Girl,” Bishop was removed from office. In the interview with Golf World’s Jaime Diaz, Bishop admitted that the treatment Tom Watson received after last month’s Ryder Cup loss clouded his judgment when he learned of Poulter’s remarks regarding Faldo in his recently released autobiography “No Limits.” “I thought the PGA of America kind of abandoned Tom after we lost, and I've told him that," Bishop said. "Tom had poured his heart and soul into the job, done everything we'd ...

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