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Why Sean Payton is still the right fit for the New Orleans Saints

After three consecutive losing seasons, many are asking if Sean Payton is still the right coach for the job. I was lucky enough to meet the head coach of the New Orleans Saints just once. It was the summer of 2014, in the parking lot of The Greenbrier following a training camp practice. After a casual conversation that lasted only a few minutes, but for someone that has followed...
Via Canal Street Chronicles
4 hours ago

Sean Payton has high praise for Cowboys QB Dak Prescott

If you needed more affirmation that Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott is the real deal, New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton is here for you.“I’m not even talking or discussing sophomore slumps. I’m looking at cutups and looking at improving and inserting some new thoughts and ideas.You shake his hand and you feel like he’s a guy who’s hard to get off his spot...
Via Sportsnaut
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Sean Payton Focused on Teaching

In the offseason, you don’t hear much from Saints’ Head Coach Sean Payton. So when he speaks, everything he says is dissected and parsed. And one comment stood out recently in an interview done with NewOrleansSaints.com’s John DeShazier. The statement gives us an idea of where Sean Payton wants to focus heading into this free […] Sean Payton Focused on Teaching - Who Dat...
Via Who Dat Dish
3 days ago

Saints name new coaches for receivers, defensive line

METAIRIE, La. (AP) New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton has named Curtis Johnson a senior offensive assistant and wide receivers coach. Payton has also hired Ryan Nielsen as defensive line coach. Johnson, whose new titles were announced Thursday, previously coached Saints receivers from 2006 to 2011 and left on good terms to become head coach at Tulane from 2012 to 2015. The New...
Via Associated Press
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Sean Payton has plan to keep players off social media before games

New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton knows it can be a challenge to keep players focused and away from social media before games, so he devised a plan to give them no choice but to put their phones away. Payton told CBS Radio’s Tiki and Tierney that he’s having a device installed in the Saints locker room that will block players from getting on social media before games. “It’s...
Via Larry Brown Sports
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Sean Payton wants to add a scrambler to Saints locker room to block phone usage

Sean Payton doesn’t want his New Orleans Saints on their cell phones or social media before and after games.In fact, Payton feels so strong on this matter he aims to install some sort of scrambler to interrupt cellular signals in the locker room.He spoke with Nick Underhill of the New Orleans Advocate on the topic:“It’s just a simpler scrambler that just avoids the social media...
Via The Sports Daily
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Colts tried to trade for Sean Payton

The Indianapolis Colts announced this weekend that they are bringing Chuck Pagano back as their head coach next season, but he clearly wasn’t their top choice.Not only did Indianapolis make a run at Jon Gruden, but they also had talks with the New Orleans Saints about Sean Payton for the second straight season.CBS Sports’ Jason La Canfora reports that the two teams talked about...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 22, 2017  |  Discuss

Report: Sean Payton, Rams share mutual interest

This may be the offseason in which Sean Payton finally leaves the New Orleans Saints. According to Ian Rapoport of NFL Network, Payton and the Los Angeles Rams share mutual interest, and he could succeed Jeff Fisher as coach in the City of Angels. The decision ultimately lies with Saints general manager Mickey Loomis. If he is willing to part with Payton for a modest compensation...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 01, 2017  |  Discuss

Sean Payton, Rams have mutual interest, trade is up to Saints

If Sean Payton and the Los Angeles Rams have their way, he’ll be the next head coach of the NFL’s hottest job. Of course, Payton still coaches the New Orleans Saints as of this writing. Per a report by NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport, though, it is now up to the Saints to make the trade happen: Multiple sources say there is mutual interest between the current Saints coach and the...
Via The Sports Daily
January 01, 2017  |  Discuss

Report: Saints open to moving on from Sean Payton

The New Orleans Saints have lost four of their last five games to quickly fall out of playoff contention, and head coach Sean Payton could be on borrowed time in The Big Easy if the uninspiring play continues down the stretch. Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports reports that the Saints would consider trading Payton to another team this offseason, and prying the coach away from New Orleans...
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 18, 2016  |  Discuss
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