Report names the 20 worst PR disasters in sports

See who made this list compiled by the Bleacher Report—and who’s missing.

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Arkansas fired its football coach, Bobby Petrino, after he revealed an inappropriate relationship with an athletic department employee. The Marlins saw its manager, Ozzie Guillen, make some ill-advised comments praising Fidel Castro, which ticked off Miami’s entire Cuban population.

If either is looking for tips on how to weather the storm, they can check out the Bleacher Report’s “20 Biggest Sports PR Disasters of the Last Decade” and see how their list-mates dealt with their mistakes.

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