According to sources, the Miami Dolphins are planning to name Green Bay Packers offensive coordinator as their new head coach.
Philbin had his second interview for the job on Wednesday and seemed to convince the Dolphins front office that he was the right candidate for the job.
Also in the Dolphins plans were Denver Broncos offensive coordinator Mike McCoy, and Miami Dolphins interim head coach Todd Bowles.
Philbin had had also interviewed for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers job on Wednesday. Philbin's family suffered a great loss when his son drowned, but he remained in consideration for the Dolphins head coaching job.