Discussion Board
Welcome Guest! You can login or register. Login or Register.

Options
Go to last post Go to first unread
RaiderPride  
#1 Posted : Friday, October 12, 2012 8:31:40 PM(UTC)
OK..

Who is Mike McCarthy referring to when he say's he does not want a "Punk. Loser Mentality" in Green bay?

He said that exact phrase for a reason... It was not something regurgitated and just pulled out of Vince's fedora. I think he was specifically referring to a specific person or persons.

I have my own theory, but I am not in the locker room so it is just speculation.

Mike is pissed. I like it. I am putting money on the Pack this weekend (Plus 3.5 Points)
Rios39  
#2 Posted : Friday, October 12, 2012 10:23:40 PM(UTC)
it may be from the blaming outside factors for losses and not taking accountability for losses due to the last few elite years they may think they are by default better than everyone.
Gaycandybacon  
#3 Posted : Friday, October 12, 2012 11:23:10 PM(UTC)
Rios39 said: Go to Quoted Post
it may be from the blaming outside factors for losses and not taking accountability for losses due to the last few elite years they may think they are by default better than everyone.


I've heard people say that we think we're too cocky, or too full of ourselves, etc.
I refuse to think that because this team is not unselfish.

I mean we should go in every game with the mindset that we'll win right? It's not like we're Rex Ryan saying we'll win the super bowl before a season starts. The players and coaches preach taking it one game at a time, ecspecially Mike McCarthy
Zero2Cool  
#4 Posted : Saturday, October 13, 2012 6:46:54 AM(UTC)
Here's the actual quote when asked about there bay any panic within the locker room.
Mike McCarthy said:
You don’t overreact. I’m not a panicker. I think it’s a punk mentality, frankly. I think it’s a loser mentality. It’s time to increase the urgency. We have a great opportunity on Sunday night football. We’re excited to play this team. This is a good team. They’re undefeated. We know how that feels. We know what that position feels like. But we’re going down to Houston to win a football game. That’s what we’re focused on. We got off to a great start today.



Packers played like punks in the second half of the Colts game.
zombieslayer  
#5 Posted : Saturday, October 13, 2012 7:45:53 AM(UTC)
Thanks Zero.

It sounds like he wasn't referring to anyone specifically in that context. It's more saying who we're not.
nerdmann  
#6 Posted : Saturday, October 13, 2012 8:01:48 AM(UTC)
He can talk like that, because he knows his teams always play up to their competition.

Unfortunately they also play down to their competition.
go.pack.go.  
#7 Posted : Saturday, October 13, 2012 5:11:55 PM(UTC)
Yeah I don't believe that this was directed towards anyone in particular. Like stated earlier, he was basically saying what we weren't.
nerdmann  
#8 Posted : Saturday, October 13, 2012 10:05:48 PM(UTC)
I actually like it when he gets like this.
Mike McCarthy was like this before the Superbowl too. WE'RE NOBODY'S UNDERDOG.

It shows emotion and confidence. It shows that he's got at least some sort of emotional connection with the team.

This regime can be very antiseptic with their tendency to always be "on script," saying the right things. This was VERY important for instance, during the Favre fiasco.

But sometimes it's good to hear that emotion isn't a matter of indifference to MM.
gbguy20  
#9 Posted : Sunday, October 14, 2012 4:55:59 PM(UTC)
Rios39 said: Go to Quoted Post
it may be from the blaming outside factors for losses and not taking accountability for losses due to the last few elite years they may think they are by default better than everyone.


he should start looking at his play calling then
DarkaneRules  
#10 Posted : Sunday, October 14, 2012 8:56:44 PM(UTC)
It was balanced AND effective. They knew WHERE to run the ball tonight. It was a match up win for the Pack tonight.
Rss Feed
Users browsing this topic
Guest
Forum Jump
You cannot post new topics in this forum.
You cannot reply to topics in this forum.
You cannot delete your posts in this forum.
You cannot edit your posts in this forum.
You cannot create polls in this forum.
You cannot vote in polls in this forum.

Notification

Icon
Error

Fan Shout
Zero2Cool (2h) : @PGPackersNews Nelson, Adams and Cobb combined for five receptions. That's a formula for losing.
Zero2Cool (4h) : Do you see them not getting separation?
Cheesey (5h) : I'd like to see our WRs get some separation.
Zero2Cool (5h) : McCarthy protecting Hundley: "Our passing game, we can sit here and pick it apart all we want, but let's just blame it on head coach today."
Zero2Cool (5h) : Brett Hundley: "All I can say is don't write us off."
Zero2Cool (6h) : yinzer is als o 8 - 1 ...nice start dudes
Zero2Cool (6h) : dhazer is 8 - 1 this week so far in pick'em ...dayum
Zero2Cool (9h) : @Michael_Cohen13 Kevin King has been standing on the sideline for a few plays now. #Packers have been rolling with House and Hawkins. Not su
Zero2Cool (9h) : Justin McCray will start at LG today. What a ride for him the last two years. Arena Football League, free agent/unemployed, #Packers starter
yooperfan (9h) : Here we go gang!!!!
Zero2Cool (10h) : WR willie snead OUT
musccy (10h) : no worries...appreciate the pointers to find it.
Zero2Cool (10h) : i couldn't find another alternative so ... no more feed here
Zero2Cool (10h) : ya justin.tv flipped their vision on streaming
musccy (10h) : just did, thanks zero. Used to use Justin...not sure they work anymore
Zero2Cool (10h) : sure is gusty winds here i can hear the wind blowing an rain falling
Zero2Cool (10h) : check the top thread in packers forum section
musccy (10h) : Thanks zero!
Zero2Cool (10h) : http://goatdee.net/ <-- usually has good links
Zero2Cool (10h) : muscy, nerdmann usually has al ink in chat
Zero2Cool (10h) : and the tarp is back on the field
musccy (10h) : dumb question...ways to watch game online? Don't want to wait for game pass tonight
uffda udfa (11h) : Bakh and Bulaga active. Linsley, too. Lane Taylor, Out.
buckeyepackfan (11h) : Looks pretty clear after that
buckeyepackfan (11h) : Radar showing another band of showers probably within the hour.
Zero2Cool (11h) : and now its not raining at all
Zero2Cool (12h) : Right now it's just rain. Not light, not pouring.
buckeyepackfan (12h) : Light showers? Or heavy downpour?
Zero2Cool (12h) : It's raining in Green Bay.
uffda udfa (15h) : @RapSheet just said on NFL Morning the org does NOT expect 12 to return due to significant break.
uffda udfa (15h) : Schefter reporting doctors believe 12 can resume throwing in 6 weeks.
uffda udfa (16h) : Since 2008, Packers 3-7-1 without Aaron Rodgers
buckeyepackfan (16h) : The Brett Hundley era starts today! May it be a short successful run!
buckeyepackfan (16h) : GAMEDAY!
buckeyepackfan (16h) : GOOD MORNING PACKER FANS!
Please sign in to use Fan Shout
2017 Packers Schedule
Sunday, Sep 10 @ 3:25 PM
SEAHAWKS
Sunday, Sep 17 @ 7:30 PM
at Falcons
Sunday, Sep 24 @ 3:25 PM
BENGALS
Thursday, Sep 28 @ 7:25 PM
BEARS
Sunday, Oct 8 @ 3:25 PM
at Cowboys
Sunday, Oct 15 @ 12:00 PM
at Vikings
Sunday, Oct 22 @ 12:00 PM
SAINTS
Sunday, Oct 29 @ 12:00 AM
- BYE -
Monday, Nov 6 @ 7:30 PM
LIONS
Sunday, Nov 12 @ 12:00 PM
at Bears
Sunday, Nov 19 @ 12:00 PM
RAVENS
Sunday, Nov 26 @ 7:30 PM
at Steelers
Sunday, Dec 3 @ 12:00 PM
BUCCANEERS
Sunday, Dec 10 @ 12:00 PM
at Browns
Sunday, Dec 17 @ 12:00 PM
at Panthers
Saturday, Dec 23 @ 7:30 PM
VIKINGS
Sunday, Dec 31 @ 12:00 PM
at Lions
Think About It
Think About It
Recent Topics
41m / Green Bay Packers Talk / nerdmann

44m / Green Bay Packers Talk / nerdmann

57m / Green Bay Packers Talk / wpr

1h / Green Bay Packers Talk / nerdmann

1h / Green Bay Packers Talk / nerdmann

12h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Zero2Cool

13h / Green Bay Packers Talk / uffda udfa

22-Oct / Green Bay Packers Talk / Cheesey

22-Oct / Green Bay Packers Talk / Cheesey

21-Oct / Green Bay Packers Talk / uffda udfa

21-Oct / Green Bay Packers Talk / uffda udfa

21-Oct / Green Bay Packers Talk / Dulak

21-Oct / Around The NFL / Dulak

21-Oct / Green Bay Packers Talk / uffda udfa

21-Oct / Green Bay Packers Talk / Smokey

Headlines