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Coordinators are excited for second chance in Denver

Tuesday at noon some familiar faces took the podium at Dove Valley to discuss their return to the Denver Broncos. Wade Phillips, Rick Dennison and Joe DeCamillis all shared their enthusiasm as they launch into the Gary Kubiak coaching era. Each coach was ecstatic to return to a familiar organization, but one that has made significant strides in their facilities, roster and overall...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Broncos hire Phillips, finalize the rest of the staff

Wednesday evening the Denver Broncos agreed to terms with Wade Phillips to become the new defensive coordinator and also signed Joe Woods and Brian Pariani. The three moves finalized the major coaching vacancies left since the hiring of Gary Kubiak on Jan. 19 and bring together a staff of several former Broncos. Phillips was the head of the Broncos defense from 1989-1992 and then...
Via Mile High Sports
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Broncos hire Phillips as defensive coordinator

New Denver Broncos head coach Gary Kubiak has reportedly pulled off quite the hire. According to ESPN insider Ed Werder, the team has hired former NFL head coach Wade Phillips to be its new defensive coordinator.  If the Broncos were going for experience, they succeeded big time here. A coach in the NFL since 1976, Phillips has been a defensive coordinator for the New Orleans...
Via Sportsnaut
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Denver Broncos - Why Wade Phillips is the Right Call

The Denver Broncos finally interviewed Wade Phillips Tuesday morning for the available defensive coordinator position. I say “finally” because his name has been one of the front-runners for the position ever since Gary Kubiak was hired as head coach. The Denver Broncos had initial interest in Vance Joseph, the Cincinnati Bengals defensive backs coach, but the Bengals have prohibited...
Via Pro Football Spot
January 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Broncos options at Defensive Coordinator; Must choose wisely

The Denver Broncos defense finished the regular season ranking third in the league and now look to add a new defensive coordinator after Jack Del Rio departed. Del Rio will take over the head coaching duties in Oakland. That being said, the organization must be careful in picking their next coordinator. The organization must select an individual who can not only make this defense...
Via Pro Football Spot
January 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Wade Phillips to be Redskins defensive coordinator?

Wade Phillips took a year off from football last year after spending three seasons as the defensive coordinator and a short time as the interim head coach with the Houston Texans. Rumor has it he could be making a comeback. According to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports, there is a “strong sense” within the...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Washington Redskins considering Wade Phillips as defensive coordinator

The Washington Redskins have a lot of problems but one of the biggest ones is their defense, which gave up 27.4 points per game this season, ranking them 30th overall in the NFL. However, help may soon be on the way. According to NFL insider Ian Rapoport, the Redskins will interview Wade Phillips for their defensive coordinator position this week: This is an interesting one. Wade...
Via cover32
January 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Wade Phillips vents frustration over lack of job

Ever since being let go by the Houston Texans, Wade Phillips has sporadically chronicled his unemployment and job hunt on Twitter.
Via Gamedayr
January 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Texans fire all their coaches but one, which one made the cut?

The Texans confirmed Tuesday that new coach Bill O’Brien has decided to keep Bill Kollar as defensive line coach and let go of the other 16 coaches from Kubiak’s final staff in Houston. It’s been widely reported that the Texans were moving in that direction, with former defensive coordinator and interim head coach Wade Phillips […]The post Texans fire all their coaches but...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
January 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Bill O'Brien, Texans fire Wade Phillips

After taking the interim head coaching position for the last three games of Houston’s season, Wade Phillips has been fired.  The decision came after Phillips met with new head coach Bill O’Brien Saturday morning. Thanks to McNair family and great Texan fans and most all our players. It was wonderful being home. I wish the best to all — Wade Phillips (@sonofbum) January 4,...
Via Down and Distance
January 04, 2014  |  Discuss

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