NFL Media Content Editor, Grant Gordon Joins Mick and Mook on 9/1

Grant Gordon is a longtime sports writer who has written columns, features, game stories and previews on just about every sport – with a little news mixed in. In addition, Grant is an editor whose tasks involve designing, posting stories online and social media.  Currently, Grant is the Digital Content Editor for NFL Media.  He is the former sports editor for Los Angeles Times Community Newspapers North and a trio of its subsidiaries (the Burbank…

Submit Your Question for an Upcoming ‘MMM’ Guest

Have you ever wished Mick or Mook would ask a specific question to one of their iconic guests on the A Mick A Mook and A Mic podcast?  Well, now your wish can come true! Check out our Upcoming Guest list on the website, www.aMickaMookandaMic.com, and submit a question for a guest. To submit your question, just log on to our site and click ‘Contact’ in the top navigation bar.  When you get to the…

Lesley Visser: #1 Female Sportscaster Talks with Mick and Mook on 8/25

Lesley Visser is the most highly acclaimed female sportscaster of all time. Lesley was the first women recognized by the Pro Football Hall of Fame, as she was the 2006 recipient of the Pro Football Hall of Fame’s Pete Rozelle Radio-Television Award. The award is given annually by the Hall of Fame to recognize “long-time exceptional contributions to radio and television in professional football.” In six Halls of Fame, Visser is often recognized as the…

Rob Nelson: Inventor of ‘Big League Chew’ and Former Minor League Pitcher Joins Mick and Mook on 8/18

Entrepreneur and former left-handed minor league pitcher Rob “Nellie” Nelson, the inventor of Big League Chew, discusses his bubble gum company’s history and success in the marketplace with Mick and Mook in the upcoming episode of ‘A Mick A Mook and A Mic’ slated for August 18th. Starting from humble beginnings in the Portland Mavericks bullpen (an independent Class A minor league baseball team) in 1977, Nelson developed Big League Chew into the preferred chewing…

Laurel and Wendy Prieb Major League Baseball’s ‘Royal Family’

Together, Laurel and Wendy Prieb have formed the most dynamic couple in baseball over the last 40-years.  Since the 70s Laurel has served as an executive with the Twins, Brewers and now as a Vice President for Special Operations for Major League Baseball. Laurel may be the foremost authority alive today on Rod Carew.   Wendy, a summa cum laude graduate of Marquette University Law School, was the only female president and CEO of a Major…

Michael Freed: Stand-up Comic, Marathoner and Attorney Joins Mick and Mook on 8/4 Podcast

Michael Freed was Florida Trial Lawyer of the Year in 2020.  He has a wealth of experience in the courtroom and arbitrations, administrative proceedings and other forms of dispute resolution.  He serves as counsel for a variety of companies, with regular involvement in personnel matters, labor relations, contract negotiations, insurance, risk analysis and strategic planning.  Mike is also a stand-up comic who performs regularly at the Comedy Zone in Jacksonville, Florida and at other clubs…

Upton Bell, Former NE Patriots GM,Joins Mick & Mook on July 28th

Upton Bell is a former National Football League executive. He is the son of former NFL Commissioner Bert Bell and Broadway actress Frances Upton. In 1971, at the age of 33, Bell became the youngest General Manager in the NFL when he was hired to lead (then known as) the Boston Patriots. One of Bell’s first moves was recommending to the Patriots’ Board of Directors that they change the name to the New England Patriots.…

Super Bowl Champ Dwight Hicks Joins Mick and Mook on July 21st

The July 21st episode of A Mick A Mook and A Mic will feature Dwight Hicks, the former San Francisco 49ers’ All-Pro, two-time Super Bowl Champion and current actor. A native of New Jersey, Dwight began his NFL career in 1979, and became a key player in the 49ers dynasty in the 1980s, winning Super Bowls in 1982 and 1985. He played Free Safety and was named to four consecutive Pro Bowls from 1981-1984. He…