Mike McCarthy’s lengthy tenure because the Inexperienced Bay Packers’ head coach has now come to an finish. Following the workforce’s brutal 20-17 dwelling loss to the hapless Arizona Cardinals on Sunday, the Packers have fired the pinnacle coach.
“The 2018 season has not lived as much as the expectations and requirements of the Inexperienced Bay Packers,” Packers CEO Mark Murphy introduced, through the workforce’s official web site. “Consequently, I made the tough resolution to alleviate Mike McCarthy of his function as head coach, efficient instantly.”
Followers have been calling for McCarthy’s head over the previous a number of weeks. However as soon as the workforce misplaced at dwelling Sunday to drop to 4-7-1 on the season, it was clear that he wasn’t going to be lengthy for the job.
McCarthy’s profession in Inexperienced Bay ends with him having posted a 125-77-2 document en path to main the workforce to at least one Tremendous Bowl title.
Evidently, followers and the media had immediate reactions to this information all through social media.
Packers followers when listening to the information of Mike McCarthy being fired pic.twitter.com/F6nHA2tHai
— IKE Packers (@IKE_Packers) December 3, 2018
Merry Christmas Packers followers!!! https://t.co/oquzwbCb4j
— Alex Kent (@alex_kent2) December 3, 2018
— The InFamous Tio AL (@InfamousTioAL) December 3, 2018
Nicely, you’ll be able to’t fireplace all of the gamers so that you fireplace the coach. Coach McCarthy has presided over a really profitable period in Packers historical past. I feel we’ll discover out the Coach is not as a lot of an issue because the roster is. #GoPackGo
— B.A. (@bamore4) December 3, 2018
When it is time to save the Packers. pic.twitter.com/EfeNVyl1ym
— Kevin Clark (@bykevinclark) December 3, 2018
Right this moment is Aaron Rodgers’ birthday…. his current from the #Packers? Letting Mike McCarthy unfastened.
That rocky relationship is over.
— NFL Replace (@MySportsUpdate) December 3, 2018
The writing was on the wall for coach Mike McCarthy and shedding to the Cardinals at dwelling was the ultimate straw. He received a Tremendous Bowl, however Inexperienced Bay was already plotting to maneuver on. As a substitute, they made an early name. He’s out and might be very fascinating.
— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) December 3, 2018
Wow, lose to the Cardinals and also you get fired. Packers simply introduced Mike McCarthy has been fired.
— Kent Somers (@kentsomers) December 3, 2018