Previously a newspaper reporter and editor, Dauplaise is a freelance writer based in Green Bay, Wis., where he lives with his wife, Bonnie. Dauplaise is also the co-author of Bodyguard to the Packers.
Jerry Parins, a former policeman, became the Green Bay Packers' director of security and made his security team a model in pro sports. Later, Parins successfully battled colon cancer. Now cancer-free, he continues as the Packers' senior security advisor. Mike Dauplaise began as a sportswriter for the Green Bay Press-Gazette, then covered the police beat before returning to sports coverage.