Originally posted on 60 Max Power O  |  Last updated 5/31/13
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So far, the New Orleans Saints have taken no action against receiver Joe Morgan, who was arrested for DUI last weekend. “I think each team is faced with it at some point, hopefully less than more,” coach Sean Payton said, via the New Orleans Times-Picayune.  “It is what it is in regards to the lesson and you hope that the other players, including Joe, learn from it. It’s our job to keep reinforcing the importance of being smart and making right decisions. It’s something that we’ve really tried to pride ourselves in since we began in ’06.” Morgan, the expected no.3 receiver, will likely be disciplined in some manner from the team, but Payton feels that's an internal issue that he'll keep to himself. "We look at each individual case, and kind of leave it at that,” he said. As far as the league goes, the usual penalty for a first-offense DUI consists of a fine in the amount of two game checks outlines in the substance-abuse policy.
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