By BOB McGINN
Mike McCarthy would have had the same basic message regarding the Green Bay Packers’ modus operandi for the final two games. Joe Philbin just offered it in more eloquent fashion.
“The future’s the future,” Philbin, the team’s interim coach since the firing of McCarthy on Dec. 2, told reporters Monday. “2019 is going to be here, whether we want it to or not. It’ll be training camp in ’19 before we all know it, and certainly there will be a transition within the team.
“Yeah, the draft’s the draft. We’ll draft in whatever spot we earn.
“In the purest sense, if you think...
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