Just like he coached the defenses he led to do on the football field, when defending, former Denver Broncos and current Los Angeles Rams defensive coordinator Wade Phillips attacks.

On Monday, Charlie Campbell of Walter Football reported that Wade Phillips is who divided the Denver Broncos locker room last season, pitting the offense against the defense; also saying that that was why he was not retained, and that there were similar issues when he was with the Houston Texans. The report drew a quick response from Phillips himself, who said:

Phillips was not alone in his defense either, as several Broncos, representing both the offense and the defense, stuck up for Denver’s former coordinator:

Many other members of the media also stuck up for Phillips, sharing that they had never seen any indication of the alleged friction.


The moral of the story kids: alway check your sources to make sure they are legit.