Phillips to lead Cowboys next two seasons

Phillips to lead Cowboys next two seasons

IRVING, Texas, Jan. 21 (UPI) -- Dallas Cowboys Coach Wade Phillips has a contract to lead the NFL team for at least the 2010 and 2011 seasons, team owner Jerry Jones said Thursday.
Cowboys' Jones, Williams may not play

Cowboys' Jones, Williams may not play

ARLINGTON, Texas, Oct. 9 (UPI) -- Dallas running back Felix Jones and wide receiver Roy Williams may miss the Cowboys' game Sunday against Kansas City, Coach Wade Phillips indicated Friday.

Johnson to start again at QB for Dallas

DALLAS, Oct. 29 (UPI) -- Brad Johnson will start at quarterback for Dallas against the New York Giants, Cowboys Coach Wade Phillips said Wednesday.
Romo availability unclear for next week

Romo availability unclear for next week

IRVING, Texas, Oct. 20 (UPI) -- Dallas Coach Wade Phillips said Monday that quarterback Tony Romo's status for next week's game was still to be determined.
Romo might start despite broken finger

Romo might start despite broken finger

IRVINE, Texas, Oct. 16 (UPI) -- Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo practiced Thursday despite a broken pinkie finger and could play Sunday against the St. Louis Rams.

Cowboys say Jones incident was minor

IRVING, Texas, Oct. 9 (UPI) -- Dallas Cowboys Coach Wade Phillips said Thursday he expects Adam Jones to play Sunday despite the cornerback's alleged involvement in a fight this week.

Dallas WR Crayton may miss Thursday game

IRVING, Texas, Nov. 20 (UPI) -- Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Patrick Crayton may not play in Thursday's Thanksgiving game against the New York Jets.

NFL fines Terrell Owens

NEW YORK, Sept. 19 (UPI) -- The National Football League Wednesday fined Dallas Cowboys receiver Terrell Owens $7,500 for an end-zone celebration he performed Sunday.

Terry Glenn has more knee surgery

IRVING, Texas, Sept. 13 (UPI) -- Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Terry Glenn Thursday underwent right-knee arthroscopic surgery for the second time in six weeks.

NFL: Dallas 45, N.Y. Giants 35

IRVING, Texas, Sept. 10 (UPI) -- Tony Romo completed just 15-of-24 passes, but they were good for 345 yards and four TDs Sunday night, as the Dallas Cowboys beat the New York Giants, 45-35.

NFL: Dallas 23, Indianapolis 10

IRVING, Texas, Aug. 9 (UPI) -- Tony Romo was 10-for-11 passing Thursday and Keith Davis scored on an interception return as the Dallas Cowboys beat Indianapolis, 23-10, in a preseason game.

Cowboys' receiver Terrell Owens has MRI

SAN ANTONIO, Aug. 6 (UPI) -- Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Terrell Owens had an MRI on Monday to examine his stiff lower back.

Cowboys name Garrett offensive coordinator

IRVING, Texas, Feb. 20 (UPI) -- Jason Garrett, who joined the Dallas Cowboys coaching staff in January, Tuesday was named the team's offensive coordinator.

Phillips reported new Cowboys coach

DALLAS, Feb. 8 (UPI) -- The Dallas Cowboys reportedly have chosen Wade Phillips, the San Diego Chargers' defensive coordinator, as their next head coach.

Cowboys new coach naming on hold

IRVING, Texas, Jan. 26 (UPI) -- The Dallas Cowboys head coaching position remained open Friday as no decision was made on the status of Jason Garrett.
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Wade Phillips
O.A. "Bum" Phillips, 83, speaks with Fox News reporter Max Morgan after his son, Wade Phillips, was introduced as the Dallas Cowboys new head coach, at the team's Valley Ranch facility, in Irving, TX, on February. 8, 2007. (UPI Photo/Robert James Hughes)

Wade Allen Phillips (born June 21, 1947 in Orange, Texas) is the defensive coordinator for the Houston Texans and former head coach for the National Football League's Dallas Cowboys, Denver Broncos, and Buffalo Bills. He was also an interim head coach for the New Orleans Saints and Atlanta Falcons. His career winning percentage as a head coach is .581.

Wade is the son of former NFL coach Bum Phillips. Wade and wife Laurie have two children together. His daughter, dancer/choreographer Tracy Phillips, appeared as Helena in My Chemical Romance's music video for the song "Helena"; his son, Wes Phillips, is an assistant coach with the Cowboys.

Phillips attended Port Neches-Groves High School in Port Neches, Texas, and went on to the University of Houston, where he was a three-year starter at linebacker from 1966–68. He still holds the school record for career assisted tackles (228).

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