Packers express support, sympathy for Joe Philbin after Dolphins firing


GREEN BAY, Wis. -- The Miami Dolphins' decision to fire coach Joe Philbin on Monday after the team's 1-3 start hit current and former members of the Green Bay Packers hard.

Philbin spent nine seasons (2003-2011) as a Packers assistant coach, including the last five as coach Mike McCarthy's offensive coordinator.

Here's a sampling of some of the reaction:

From former Packers quarterback Matt Flynn:

From Packers right guard T.J. Lang:

From former Packers tackle Mark Tauscher: