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Packers fired head coach Mike McCarthy after home loss to Arizona

McCarthy had been the Packers head coach for 13 seasons.
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The Green Bay Packers have fired head coach Mike McCarthy, the team announced hours following a home loss to the Arizona Cardinals. 

Joe Philbin has been named the interim head coach.

The loss dropped the Packers to 4-7-1 on the season and essentially  out of playoff contention.  

McCarthy racked up 125 wins and a .620 win percentage in 13 seasons as Green Bay's head coach. 

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