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New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton participated in a Jimmy Buffett concert that took place on the water front in New Orleans.

There’s video evidence of Payton playing the congas and the bongos on stage.

There’s also a picture of Buffett wearing a “Free Sean Payton” t-shirt in Peter King’s Monday Morning Quarterback. 

I guess participating in a concert is a good way to blow off some steam and get your mind off of the bounty scandal.

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