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Wes Phillips says dad is dejected

Updated: November 11, 2010, 11:34 AM ET
By Calvin Watkins | ESPNDallas.com

IRVING -- Wade Phillips' firing Monday afternoon had a major impact on several Dallas Cowboys players. But they weren't the only ones.

After Phillips addressed the team a final time, the players gave him a standing ovation. One person who also was caught up in the moment was Phillips' son, Wes, the Cowboys' quality control/offensive assistant.

Wes Phillips said his father didn't prepare him for what was about to happen, but with the team struggling with a 1-7 start, he prepared ...

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