McCarthy: "I'll leave if Russ Ball is GM"

Report says he said that to coaching staff

Mike Clemens
January 05, 2018 - 6:24 pm

Jeremy Brevard-USA TODAY Sports


Green Bay, WI - The Packers have a long list of jobs to fill regarding football operations. Seven coaching positions, including offensive and defensive coordinator are open, as well as the team's office of  general manager.

A story by reporter Bob McGinn says the lead candidate for GM is finance VP Russ Ball, who has served Ted Thompson since 2008. The report also says head coach Mike McCarthy told his staff last week if Ball got the job, he would leave Green Bay:  READ MORE