This afternoon, Green Bay Packers supporters are directing part of their anger at head coach Matt LaFleur. The Packers, losers of five consecutive games, are currently trailing
the 6-2 Dallas Cowboys 21-14 in the third quarter at Lambeau Field. Fans' primary concern appears to be LaFleur's unwillingness to go for it on two fourth downs so far today.
Fans' primary concern appears to be LaFleur's unwillingness to go for it on two fourth downs so far today. "LaFleur needs to quit being such a square and go for it on 4th down," one fan said.
"3-6 and Matt LaFleur refusing to go for two obvious 4th downs. Pathetic," added another. "Do you know how hard it is to get outcoached by Mike McCarthy?" asked a third.
"Well Matt Lafleur, is having that happen right now and it's not even close. Dive-dive-Hail Mary then punt. If you play it that way, you have to go on 4th."
At least one fan was disappointed by a specific play call LaFleur made in the first half. "What a brilliant play call by Matt LaFleur! On 3rd-and-2, he decides to throw a short
shovel pass to the left, where Micah Parsons faces a TE one-on-one "He spoke up. This crime is so egregious that it's comical. Despite these criticisms, the Packers still possess a chance.
to win this game However, Dallas currently holds a touchdown lead and recently regained possession. If they take a 14-point lead, the Packers may not be able to recover.