Found July 02, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton, who has been suspended for the season for his part of the bounty scandal, has problems in his personal life too, as he has filed for divorce, the New Orleans Times Picayune reported Monday. Payton filed for divorce from his wife, Beth, on June 14, according to the report. The filings appear to have been written to hide the identities of the parties, referring to parties with initials: Sean Payton (PSP) and Beth Peyton (BAP). The petition includes the date the Paytons were married and the birthdates of the couple's two children. The Paytons were scheduled to celebrate their 20th anniversary July 11.

Payton is getting divorced

So with all the free time on his hands after being suspended by the NFL for the entire season, Saints head coach Sean Payton can spend a lot of quality time with the wife, right?  Uh, maybe not.

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