The New Orleans
Saints sent out a press release this morning expressing the loss they feel for
former head coach Bum Phillips.
Orleans Saints Owner and Chairman of the Board Tom Benson said he enjoyed his
time with Phillips and the team is affected by the loss. "We are saddened by
the passing of Bum Phillips," he said, "I had the opportunity to work with him
when I first purchased the team in 1985 and also enjoyed our friendship
following his coaching career. Our thoughts and prayers go out to his wife
Debbie, Wade and the rest of his family."
served as an NFL head coach from 1975 to 1985, starting with the Houston Oilers
and then closing out with the Saints from 1981 to 1985.
to the release, Phillips lead the Saints to improve to 8-8 in 1983, as they
barely missed the playoffs after the loss in the season finale. He resigned in
passed away on Friday, October 18th. He was 90 years old.
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