Really nice job by Mike Triplett of the New Orleans Times-Picayune today for his interview with Saints coach Sean Payton. It was an exclusive and lengthy talk with Payton, who has been out of sight (but not out of mind) because of the Bounty Penalties. In fact, I think we learned a thing or two. Want a quick run-down of what stood out? OK then…. — This suspension has given Payton a chance to spend time with his kids. And that’s pretty cool. It seems coaches really do seem to relish this part of it, especially when they are forced to take a step back. A lot of them say that. But I really liked how Payton put his money where […]
While Saints fans protested the coach’s season-long suspension Sunday, Jimmy Buffett and his loyal fans threw their support behind Sean Payton, who accepted an invitation on stage to play the bongos (the word “play” being used loosely here).
When news broke Monday that Sean Payton intended to relocate to Dallas and commute to New Orleans for his job as coach of the Saints, it seemed an awful lot like a non-story. Quite frankly, it still does.