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Wes Phillips

Offensive Coordinator

Biography

Wes Phillips enters his 17th season coaching in the NFL and second with the Vikings as offensive coordinator, after most recently serving as pass game coordinator/tight ends coach for the Los Angeles Rams, who won Super Bowl LVI over the Cincinnati Bengals.

In 2022, Phillips coached an offense that finished seventh in the NFL in points scored (24.9 ppg) second in passing yards (283.4 ypg) and third in completions (448). Phillips helped QB Kirk Cousins start all 17 games and set team records for passing attempts (643) and passing first downs (230), also totaled the second-most completions (424) and passing yards (4,547) in franchise history. Phillips also assisted in WR Justin Jefferson's record-breaking campaign, where he set the Vikings new single-season record for receiving yards (1,809) and receptions (128), passing Hall of Fame WRs Cris Carter (122 in 1994 and 1995) and Randy Moss (1,632 in 2003). After a mid-season trade with the Detroit Lions, Phillips coached TE T.J. Hockenson to 25 receptions through his first four games with the team, setting a new NFL record. Under Phillips, QB Kirk Cousins, RB Dalvin Cook, WR Justin Jefferson and TE T.J. Hockenson were named to the Pro Bowl.

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