Posts tagged Mike Wood

More Details Come to Light in Packers Firing of Mike Wood

Well, we thought we’d never really get to the bottom of this, but it looks like we have. More details have emerged in the Green Bay Packers’ firing – and coach Mike McCarthy’s role therein – of long-time grounds crew employee Mike Wood. As we reported on Friday, Wood was dismissed after reportedly telling McCarthy, […]

Mike Wood Firing a PR Nightmare For Packers, McCarthy

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Ed. note: The following is a guest post from Ben Cooke, president of Lucid Public Relations. He has been a public relations professional for six years, and analyzes the ramifications the Green Bay Packers and Mike McCarthy’s firing of long-time employee Mike Wood. Ben can be contacted via the Lucid Public Relations website. As if […]

Mike McCarthy: A Real Sensitive Guy

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This makes me sick, although we will probably never fully know what happened. The Green Bay Packers fired a 20-plus year, part-time grounds crew employee because he allegedly told Packers coach Mike McCarthy, “don’t lay an egg,” before the team’s second matchup with the Minnesota Vikings. The employee, 53-year-old Mike Wood, says what he actually […]