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NFL Insider: There's A "Growing Sense" This NFL Coach Will Be Fired

The NFL logo in the middle of Metlife Stadium.

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - JANUARY 08: A detail of the official National Football League NFL logo is seen painted on the turf as the New York Giants host the Atlanta Falcons during their NFC Wild Card Playoff game at MetLife Stadium on January 8, 2012 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

The Green Bay Packers found a way to lose yet another game in which they had a late lead. On Thursday night against the Seattle Seahawks, Green Bay led 24-20 with just over five minutes left in the fourth quarter.

A touchdown pass from Russell Wilson to Ed Dickson and a mismanaged drive from the Packers led to a 27-24 Seattle win. After the loss, Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers was visibly upset at the podium when speaking to reporters - especially after one question.

The Packers fell to 0-5 on the road this season and questions about Mike McCarthy's job security grew louder.

NFL insider Mike Silver penned a column for in which he said there's a "growing sense" that McCarthy will be replaced.

With Packers president and CEO Mark Murphy having taken a more hands-on role since the front-office switch, there's a growing sense that McCarthy may be replaced -- barring a dramatic turnaround in the team's fortunes. If so, he'll surely look back at Thursday's game as one of those that got away.

Green Bay sits at 4-5-1 on the season and is in serious danger of missing the playoffs yet again. Another missed opportunity with Rodgers as his quarterback might spell the end for McCarthy.

Stay tuned.