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New Orleans Saints HC Sean Payton Pulls a Prank on His Aging Quarterback Drew Brees

When New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees recently said he would like to play till he's 45 (if his body holds out) his head coach--Sean Payton--had to be pretty happy about that. Of course if he actually does he will be redefining 'old' for a football. At 35 he already is old by NFL standards, but 45? We're talking zombie QB!Brees has to know he's no spring...
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New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton pranks Drew Brees

New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees got a surprise when he arrived at his locker this morning for training camp. His red jersey had undergone a slight transformation: What's wrong with this picture?! Sean Payton got me this morning. #Payback — Drew Brees (@drewbrees) July 31, 2014 I’m just guessing here, but I think that one is a little too...
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Top 5: Moments at the first week of New Orleans Saints Training Camp

The first full week of Saints training camp saw some great moments, here are five that we enjoyed the most. 5.) Drew Brees prepping to compete in American Gladiator The modern quarterback must be agile, and Sean Payton is taking that to heart during Training Camp. He put his quarterbacks through this rigorous workout on Tuesday. Must Watch: #Saints QBs & Sean Payton compete...
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New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton ranked 4th best in NFL, full top-20 revealed

When cover32 released its list of the top 10 coaches in the NFL today, there were some people angry about their favorite team’s leader not making the list. It made for a bit of spirited debate in the “Comments” section below the article. And it also begged another question: How close was Mr. Irate Fan’s HC to making the list? To provide an answer, the editors at cover32 have...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

PHOTO: Saints head coach Sean Payton tries to cover Jimmy Graham

New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton is an ambitious guy. His energy and competitive spirit bring a lot of inspiration for his team. If you need proof of that you need look no further than what happened when Payton was suspended for the 2012 NFL season. The previous year the Saints went 13-3, finishing the season on a furious pace with three consecutive games of scoring 40 or...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Saints QB Drew Brees: I can play another 10 years

West Virginia, it seems both coach Sean Payton and quarterback Drew Brees are confident they can tap into the fountain of youth.  The 35-year-old Brees is predicting he'll play until he's 45, and Payton followed up that goal with one of his own: to coach until he's 80. "If I tell myself I'm 25, then I'm 25," Brees said. "That's honest to God...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Saints camp watch: Mickey Loomis, Sean Payton speak

Football is officially kind of back for Saints fans again. The Saints have kicked off 2014 training camp on Friday morning in Greenbrier, West Virginia. The team will be there until August 14 and then will travel back home to finish practices at their facilities in Metairie, LA. Preseason gets rolling on August 8 in St. Louis against the Rams. General Manager Mickey Loomis and Head...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

New Orleans Saints Head Coach Sean Payton Tackles Players Conditioning Test--and Passes!

New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton is not a young man; not necessarily old either at 50, but definitely not young. He appears to be fit, but being fit and being NFL player fit are two totally different things.As it turns out that is exactly the kind of fit that Payton is.@Saints/TwitterWhen some of the players were getting ready to complete the team's conditioning test...
Via FatManWriting
8 days ago  |  Discuss

New Orleans Saints: Ready For Another Super Bowl?

Are the New Orleans Saints primed to play in the next Super Bowl? Coach Sean Payton and quarterback Drew Brees have been working together for nearly 10 years and have one ring. However, they haven’t got past the divisional round of playoffs since 2009. Saints report: New Orleans ready for another Super Bowl run? — Saints News Network (@SaintsNews) July...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Did Payton testify against Graham in franchise tag case?

Jimmy Graham’s arbitration hearing reportedly took place earlier this week, and things just got a lot more complicated. Head coach Sean Payton testified. And he said that Graham should be classified as a tight end, not a wide receiver, according to a Pro Football Talk report. Both the league and the team seem to be in agreement on what the position entails. Even if a tight end...
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June 27, 2014  |  Discuss
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