OMG, I'm new here, and I can't believe I'm reading this in 2012 and this post was started in 2007!
I had seen the nickname "Pics" quite often for Ferrer and couldn't find any rational explanation for it... so I Googled it, and what do I find... this amazing thread!
Thank you so much to the OP and the people for started the legend, this thread absolutely made my day! I don't remember laughing so much at a forum thread for a long, long time!
I'm SO going to call David "Pics" now! , er sorry,