Mike McCarthy admitted he was a bit nervous prior to speaking to 1,500 men at the 2016 “Men for All Seasons”
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Talking about himself professionally is part of his job. Talking about himself personally presented a different challenge.
“He really worked hard on his talk,” said Green Bay Bishop David L. Ricken. “He’s nervous like I’m nervous when I throw out the pass (at the annual Bishop’s Charities Game).”
McCarthy incorporated humor in his presentation. He made an early note that Jesus (a crucifix was on stage) was looking over his shoulder.
“I knew he was going to be here, but I didn’t know that he was going to be right there,” he said, drawing laughs from the crowd.