IRVING – In another sign that Wade Phillips will be named the next coach of the Dallas Cowboys, a Bum is coming to Valley Ranch.
A source said former Oilers coach Bum Phillips is en route to the Metroplex to be with his son, Wade, today at the Cowboys’ headquarters. The elder Phillips currently lives in Goliad, Texas.
Phillips is expected to be named the seventh head coach of the Dallas Cowboys. Nothing is expected to be formally announced until after 1 p.m.
-- Mac Engel