The actor's 13-year-old son, Deacon, watched on as his dad stepped into the ring, sharing the moment on Instagram with the adorable caption, "That. Was. AWESOME!"
Backstage, Phillippe also found himself in the middle of some pre-fight trash talk. WWE tweeted out the video, writing, "It's never a dull moment backstage at #SDLive, and @Shooter_USA star @RyanPhillippe learned that FIRST HAND..."