Shaun Phillips' Son Reminded Everyone There Are More Important Things In Life Than The Super Bowl

02/03/2014 10:12 am ET | Updated Feb 04, 2014
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Perspective can sometimes be lacking in the aftermath of major sporting events, especially among those on the losing end.

Luckily for Denver Broncos defensive end Shaun Phillips, he had someone to remind him that his team's loss in Super Bowl XLVIII didn't change anything for those who loved him. The 32-year-old NFL veteran shared an uplifting text message exchange with his son, Jaylen, that should brighten the mood of even the most disappointed fan in Denver.

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