REPORTS: Dallas Cowboys hire former Packers coach Mike McCarthy

DALLAS, Wis. (WBAY) - The Dallas Cowboys have a new head coach in former Packers coach Mike McCarthy, sources tell ESPN.

McCarthy will be the ninth coach in the history of the Dallas Cowboys.

ESPN's Todd Archer reports McCarthy's contract will be for five years and $30 million.

The Cowboys parted ways with head coach Jason Garrett after a disappointing season in which Dallas missed the playoffs.

McCarthy won the 2010 Super Bowl with the Packers. He was let go after the Packers missed the playoffs in 2017 and 2018.

McCarthy's record as Packers head coach was 125-77-2.

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