Posts Tagged ‘wade-phillips’

Tampa Bay Asks and Gets Permission To Talk to Texans DC Wade Phillips

The Buccaneers have requested and received permission to interview Texans defensive coordinator Wade Phillips for their head coaching vacancy, John McClain of the Houston Chronicle reports. Phillips, 64, has an 82-61 regular season record as an NFL head coach with the New Orleans Saints (1985), Denver Broncos (1993-94), Buffalo Bills (1998-2000), Atlanta Falcons (2003) and […]

Texans DC Wade Phillips to Take Medical Leave From Team

The Texans announced that defensive coordinator Wade Phillips has taken a medical leave of absence due to a scheduled surgical procedure later this week. Phillips is expected to return later this season and linebackers coach Reggie Herring, who has coached under Phillips the last four seasons, will run the defense in the interim. In Phillips’ […]

Kubiak Says Team Has Picked Up New Defense Quickly

Pro Football Weekly today talks about the 0-2 and 2-0 teams around the NFL, and for the 2-0 Texans, coach Gary Kubiak says that the way the team has picked up the new defense under Wade Phillips. There’s no question that an improved defense has been a big reason why the Texans are 2-0, and […]

Houston Hires Wade Phillips to Run the Texans Defense

The Houston Texans officially hired Wade Phillips today to fill in at defensive coordinator after the Texans released their former defensive coordinator, Frank Bush ,earlier this week.  Phillips is from Orange, Texas.  He was the former Dallas Cowboys head coach before being fired midseason for team’s disappointing start.  Some say it’s because Phillips is naturally suited to be a […]

Week 9: Jean-Paul Bergeaux’s List of Things

By Columnist Jean-Paul Bergeaux Things I know. I’m going to miss “The good-ship lollipop”. It would have been more fun if Wade Phillips had finished out the year in Dallas. I had given the Cowboys that nickname for the fantasy land that Phillips seemed to live in. Who knows, maybe Jason Garrett will provide enough […]

Cowboys fire Wade Phillips; Garrett to coach the remainder of 2010

The axe has fallen on Wade Phillips, as just a few weeks after owner Jerry Jones said his head coach wasn’t going anywhere, they fired the coach today. Jason Garrett, who was a hot coaching prospect the past few seasons, is going to take over for the remaining 8 games of 2010. This move was […]

Over for Wade? Jerry Jones to meet with Cowboys coaches today

After a joke of a loss last night against the Packers, changes are coming, and it looks like it could be today. Reports state that coach Wade Phillips could be shown the door today, as Jones, who at one point said that that he would not make a coaching change during the season, is going […]

Cowboys owner Jerry Jones says he won’t fire Wade Phillips during the season

The Cowboys lost Sunday’s battle of teams headed for disaster against the Vikings, and now at 1-4 have to take an even longer look in the mirror. Despite the loss and being three games under .500, owner Jerry Jones says he won’t dump head coach Wade Phillips and make wholesale changes to the coaching staff. […]