Found March 24, 2012 on The Juicy Online:
Times may get hard for suspended New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton, as ESPN is reporting that the coach will lose up towards $5.8 million -- due to the NFL suspension he received from the league of his knowledge of the bounty program that was taking place with the Saints.

Payton suspension will begin on April 1 with the suspension ending the day after Super Bowl XLVII, on Feb. 3, 2013, in New Orleans.

Payton takes responsibility for Saints scandal

Sean Payton says he is sorry for the bounty scandal that has resulted in his season-long suspension and that he takes ''full responsibility'' for it. In a written statement released by the New Orleans Saints on Friday evening, Payton says he shares and fully supports the NFL's concerns and goals concerning player safety. Payton also says that respecting the...

Saints coach Payton at NFL meetings

New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton is attending the NFL owners meetings one week before he begins his one-season suspension for his involvement in the team's bounty program. Payton and general manager Mickey Loomis, who will serve an eight-game suspension later this year for the system that paid Saints players for big hits on targeted players, were at Commissioner Roger Goodell...

Will Sean Payton Become An Analyst?

During his impending year away from coaching the New Orleans Saints of the National Football League, for his suspension due to the bounty scandal, will Sean Payton entertain offers to become a pundit and prognosticator? Should he be allowed to? Sean Payton celebrates the Saints' Super Bowl title. (Photo by Derek Bridges via Wikimedia Commons) How Will Sean Payton Spend His Year...

Saints suspended coach heading to owners meetings

Suspended New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton will attended the NFL owners meetings in Palm Beach, Florida this week, a source told ESPN.Payton, who was handed down a season-long suspension for the bounty program used by the Saints between 2009 and 2011, will attend the meetings with New Orleans GM Mickey Loomis. Both were not expected to attend, however, Payton’s suspension...

FOX the Only NFL Rightsholder Interested in Saints’ Payton

Suspended Saints coach Sean Payton does not have many suitors in the television industry, but Fox Sports has expressed interest in his services. Fox Sports SVP/communications Lou D’Ermilio told the New York Times Saturday that Payton is “bright, articulate and obviously contemporary,” and that any network with NFL rights “would have to consider it” (New York Times, 3/24...

Sean Payton has reportedly approached Bill Parcells about coaching the Saints

The Saints currently have a championship-caliber roster but are without a head coach. As you know, Sean Payton has been suspended for an entire year as part of the Saints’ punishment for running a bounty program, effective April 1. New Orleans is one of the best teams in the NFC, but the loss of Payton for a season could set them back significantly. As the team looks for an interim...

Sean Payton Asks Bill Parcells To Coach The Saints

Looks like Sean Payton is doing everything he can to still have an imprint on next season for the New Orleans Saints. How you ask? Well according to ESPN’s Chris Mortensen, Payton approached Parcells about being the interim head coach of the Saints for the 2012 season. This would be a move that would give the Saints a proven, Super Bowl-winning coach to lead them this year. It...

Report: Payton, Parcells discuss Saints coaching job

The Big Tuna may be headed to the Big Easy. Sean Payton has had discussions with former boss and mentor Bill Parcells about becoming the New Orleans Saints interim coach, ESPN's Chris Mortensen reported on Monday, citing league sources. Payton and Parcells have reportedly spoken on a couple of occasions since NFL commissioner Roger Goodell suspended the Saints coach for the...

For Payton, Punishment Fits Crime, Even if He Didn’t Commit One

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