Found January 13, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
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Wade Phillips doesn't want to be a distraction, so he is pulling his name out of consideration for the vacant head coaching position of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. "I didn’t want to be a distraction, or a perceived distraction,” the Texans defensive coordinator told the Houston Chronicle. “Even though I would have been doing it (interview) on Friday night on my own time, I know some would have blamed me if we didn’t do well and I had interviewed for the job. "At some point, you have to decide what you want to do, and I just decided that it’s important for me to be here right now." The Texans will visit the Baltimore Ravens this weekend with a berth in the AFC Championship Game on the line. The Buccaneers lost their last 10 games this season, leading to the firing of former coach Raheem Morris.
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