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Someone put the wrong name on Wade Phillips' Super Bowl ring

Phillips was instrumental in the Broncos' Super Bowl 50 win.

Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports

The Denver Broncos won Super Bowl 50 on the strength of their dominant defense, but when they handed out rings commemorating their victory over the Carolina Panthers, defensive coordinator Wade Phillips didn't exactly get his due.

Phillips' name isn't unusual, and it's hard to imagine how the engravers managed to put the wrong name on his Super Bowl ring, especially considering he played such a key role in the Super Bowl win.

We want to believe that the ringmakers were aware of Phillips' affinity for rap music, and a Freudian slip caused them to put "Wale Phillips" on the ring.

But the actual mistake wasn't that fun:

Despite the error, Phillips seems very happy about the ring.

Jostens was on top of it, and now Phillips has TWO really big rings.