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SEAN PAYTON RUMORS & GOSSIP

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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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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3 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...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Shirtless Sean Payton At Atlantis

  Somebody has been working out this summer. I’m looking at you, mom. It seems like Atlantis is the top choice for NFL…
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7 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? http://t.co/BidObRIfGA — Saints News Network (@SaintsNews) July...
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Jimmy Graham, Saints reach agreement on new contract

The New Orleans Saints and tight end Jimmy Graham have reached agreement on a long-term contract. Graham announced the agreement Tuesday morning on Twitter. It’s official I’m bleeding black and gold this morning! Thank you WhoDatNation for all the support. — Jimmy Graham (@TheJimmyGraham) July 15, 2014 Terms of the deal have not been announced. Graham, 27, had 86 receptions...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton named top-5 in the NFL

Typically speaking, sports fans tend to worry about two things – the past and the future. They’ll debate who was the greatest player of all-time, while also spending hours discussing whether or not a rookie is going to be develop into an All-Pro. Both are fun exercises, things that keep fans engaged and the beer flowing at the local tavern. But they miss out on what is most important...
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22 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

Sean Payton shouldn’t be demoted to a coordinator, but these 10 guys should

Every NFL head coach essentially takes the same path to their job. They work their way through the assistant coaching ranks, starting at the bottom of the totem poll, bouncing from place to place in order to move up the ladder, and finally landing a job as a coordinator. In that spot, they flourish, becoming an integral part of a team’s success. Because of that, a coach becomes...
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June 26, 2014  |  Discuss

New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton isn’t on the hot seat, but these 10 guys are

The NFL season is upon us. Yes, it’s still six weeks until training camps get started. And sure, the regular-season opener isn’t for 84 days. But with voluntary OTAs and mandatory minicamps underway, every team in the league has already started their preparation for 2014. That means coaching staffs have already begun evaluating talent, molding their roster, installing systems...
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June 12, 2014  |  Discuss
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