‘Days of our Lives’ Spoilers: Xander Targets Philip – Is Jan Spears His Secret Weapon?

Days of our Lives spoilers promise Xander Cook (Paul Telfer) wants Philip Kiriakis (Jay Kenneth Johnson) out of the CEO chair at Titan Industries. Victor Kiriakis (John Aniston) just gave Xander the CEO position. Then moments later, his prodigal son walked through the door and gave his father an ultimatum.

So now the cousins are  Co-CEOs. However, Xander wants the job all to himself. So, he’s plotting his cousin’s downfall. Will Jan Spears (Heather Lindell) be the secret weapon Xanfer uses to his advantage on the NBC sudser?

Days of our Lives Spoilers: Xander Cook Tired Of Coming Up Short

Xander Cook is over proving himself to his Uncle Vic on Days of our Lives. He’s never the first choice and always disposable. However, he more than proved his loyalty to the family with all he did to protect Maggie Horton (Suzanne Rogers).

But as soon as Brady Black (Eric Martsolf) learned what his granddad did, he blackmailed his way back to the CEO position leaving Xander Cook as collateral damage. Now, Xander’s again marginalized with Victor’s only living son home after a five-year absence on Days of our Lives.

So, Victor decided Xander and Philip will run the company side by side. However, this wasn’t Xander’s vision. Philip doesn’t really want the job, and Xander knows it. He just wants to make his father jump through hoops. So now, Xander Cook’s determined to find a way to eliminate his competition.

Days of our Lives: Xander Cook (Paul Telfer) - Philip Kiriakis (Jay Kenneth Johnson)

DOOL Spoilers: Jan Spears Manipulated Into Helping Xander

Days of our Lives spoilers confirm Jan Spears is back in Salem and plans to stay. She spent years in a coma then in the psych ward. Last year, she nearly killed all her high school “friends” at The Last Blast Reunion. Now she’s been deemed sane and back in Salem.

However, we’ve seen a Salemite or two fake their sanity to get out of the loony bin. So Jan might have pulled the wool over her doctor’s eyes. Xander Cook sees an opportunity to use Jan to his advantage tease Days of our Lives spoilers. Remember, Jan and Philip were once friends.

However, after her antics at the reunion, he wants nothing to do with her. In fact, he even threatened her. Perhaps Xander Cook overheard that heated exchange and plans to use Jan to trap Philip. Certainly, a  recording of Titan’s Co-CEO threatening a woman could cause a public relations nightmare for Titan. It would force Victor to fire Philip leaving Xander as the only CEO.

Days of our Lives: Jan Spears (Heather Lindell)

Days of our Lives: Sarah Horton Cautions Xander Cook

Days of our Lives spoilers hint Sarah Horton (Linsey Godfrey) is not a fan of Xander’s plan to undermine Philip. After all, she and Philip are stepbrother and stepsister. The last thing she needs is to cause friction between a father and his son. Plus, Victor’s health declined in the last few years.

Sarah understands the stress these plans could put on Victor’s health. Then, of course, there’s Jan’s reputation that precedes her. Sarah knows Jan isn’t the kind of woman you just use and toss away. Jan might be sane for the moment but shes fragile. The last thing Sarah needs is her boyfriend, Xander Cook, as Jan’s latest obsession on the NBC soap.

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