Originally posted on NESN.com  |  Last updated 4/10/12

DAVIE, FL - MAY 02: Executive Vice President of Football Operations Bill Parcells (L) walks past a player at practice on during Miami Dolphins Rookie Mini Camp on May 2, 2008 at the Dolphins practice facility in Davie, Florida. (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)
The Big Easy won't be reeling in The Big Tuna. According to ESPN's Chris Mortensen, sources indicate that Bill Parcells will not serve as the Saints' interim head coach this season and will instead remain retired. This comes on the heels of a report that surfaced a couple of weeks ago indicating that head coach Sean Payton approached Parcells about the possibility of taking over in New Orleans while he served a one-year suspension that was handed down as a result of the Saints' bounty program. Payton appealed his suspension, but commissioner Roger Goodell elected to uphold the ban, while...

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