Defensive Coordinator Wade Phillips of the Los Angeles Rams walks onto the field before a game against the Tennessee Titans at Nissan Stadium on December 24, 2017 in Nashville, Tennessee.
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Los Angeles Rams defensive coordinator Wade Phillips arrived at Super Bowl LIII on Sunday wearing a cowboy hat with his team-branded tracksuit and a fur coat on top.
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While it may have been a funny look to some, Phillips was pay homage to his late father Bum Phillips who wore a similar outfit while he was coaching the Houston Oilers and New Orleans Saints.
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“I did it for him,” he told Yahoo Sports on Monday. “Great memories. He always wanted to be in a Super Bowl, so that’s why I did it.”
He added: “He wore that jacket on the sideline during games when it was cold. They wouldn’t let anybody do that anymore. So that was the neat part of it.”
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Bum Phillips died in 2013 at the age of 90.