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Games Like These Get People Fired: The Sequel

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Right when you think it can't get worse, the Packers prove you wrong by losing at winless Tampa Bay. These are Ted Thompson's players. These are Mike McCarthy's coaches. None of them are getting the job done, and it's almost time for heads to roll, Packer Report publisher Bill Huber says.

Last week, the headline on my postgame commentary read, "Games Like These Get People Fired." And a game like Sunday's stinker — a 38-28 loss against a Tampa Bay Buccaneers outfit that had lost 11 consecutive games — should have Packers President Mark Murphy taking a long, hard look at the direction of the franchise. The Packers came into Sunday with four victories over teams with a combined...

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