Wade Phillips Recalls Oilers Thanksgiving Win Over Cowboys

WADE NOT BUMMED ABOUT DAD’S DALLAS TURKEY DAY WIN: Dallas is gearing up for its traditional Thanksgiving game, hoping to knock the stuffing out of the 2-8 New York Jets. But COWBOYS BLOG notes that this won’t be the first time Wade Phillips spends his Turkey Day at Texas Stadium:

Bum Wade Phillips

The current Cowboys coach worked on the defensive line for his dad, Bum Phillips, when Houston came to town in 1979. After coming out with a 30-24 win, the Oilers coach exclaimed, “They may be America’s Team, but we’re Texas’ team.”28 years later, Wade says his pop “probably changed his mind since then,” especially since the former Oilers are now Tennessee’s team.