Michael Phelps Golfing? Feherty with Nicklaus - premiere previews on Golf Channel (VIDEOS)

Tune in alert for this coming Monday, February 25, as Golf Channel will roll out a new year of original programming with new seasons of two of the network’s most popular original series, The Haney Project: Michael Phelps and Feherty.

The Haney Project Michael Phelps – premiering Monday, Feb. 25 at 9 p.m. ET

Michael Phelps, the most-decorated Olympian of all time, has traded in his Speedo for a pair of spikes as he tackles the next chapter of his life – learning to play better golf on some of the most famous courses in the world. 

Under the tutelage of renowned swing coach, Hank Haney, The Haney Project will follow Phelps over the course of eight, 60-minute episodes to see if he can outperform his predecessors from previous seasons, which have included Charles Barkley, Ray Romano, Rush Limbaugh and Adam Levine.

Feherty – Premiering Monday, Feb. 25 at 10 p.m. ET

Interview with Jack Nicklaus

One of television’s most irrepressible personalities and golf funnyman David Feherty returns for a third season of his critically acclaimed, self-titled  Golf Channel series, Feherty, featuring interviews both heartfelt and irreverent with a cross section of personalities from the worlds of sports, Hollywood, politics and entertainment. 

The initial slate of interviews scheduled for the 2013 season include Jack Nicklaus, Nick Faldo, Paul Azinger, Lee Westwood, Jack Welch and Bobby Knight.  The premiere episode on Monday features a revealing sit down interview with arguably the greatest golfer of all-time, Jack Nicklaus.

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