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Receiver Hakeem Nicks seeks resurgence with Saints

WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. (AP) Veteran NFL receiver Hakeem Nicks decided this offseason that persistently lobbying New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton for a job gave him the best chance at salvaging his career. The 28-year-old Nicks, who participated in his first practice of Saints training camp on Friday, is coming off several seasons in which his production dipped far below...
Via Associated Press
14 hours ago  |  Discuss

Starting 1-0 under Sean Payton is a primary factor in success for Saints and history shows it

Admittedly this title at face value is little clickbaity and over dramatized. But in reality, I mean it as emphatically as it sounds. I had an idea in my mind at how significant the differences were, but digging deeper into the actual numbers the statistics are too shocking to ignore. It’s really simple in the Sean Payton era for the Saints – start 1-0 and you’re 80% sure...
Via The Saints Nation
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Sean Payton: No sign of regression for Drew Brees

Drew Brees may be 37-years old, but New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton doesn’t see his quarterback slowing down any time soon. In an interview with NFL Network, Payton stated that he has yet to see anything different from his play and that he doesn’t know when it will happen if it does. Payton compared Brees and his longevity to what Peyton Manning and Brett Favre were...
Via Sportsnaut
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Sean Payton does not approve of Drew Brees’ 4th of July weekend activity

Drew Brees is pretty much the biggest difference between winning and losing for the New Orleans Saints, so staying healthy is of utmost importance. Head coach Sean Payton would certainly agree with this, which is likely why he was less than pleased with what Brees is doing this 4th of July weekend. Don't try this at home kids…homemade zipline into the kids pool in the backyard...
Via Sportsnaut
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Sean Payton Expects Saints, Patriots To Hold Joint Practices In Training Camp

The New England Patriots already are scheduled to hold joint practices in training camp with the Chicago Bears. It seems they’ve found another team game for some practice competition. New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton said he expects his team to hold joint practices with the Patriots this summer, via The Advocate’s Nick Underhill. The Patriots play a preseason game against...
Via NESN.com
June 14, 2016  |  Discuss

Rob Ryan, Sean Payton differ on coordinator's time with Saints

The New Orleans Saints had one of the worst defenses in the NFL over the past two seasons, and Rob Ryan was the man who ultimately got blamed for it. He doesn’t feel that blame was warranted, to say the least. Rob Ryan and his twin brother Rex recently took part in a joint interview with Jenny Vrentas of The MMQB, and Rob described his last two seasons in New Orleans — during...
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 27, 2016  |  Discuss

Sean Payton has some constructive criticism for 'Hard Knocks'

The most relieved person to see the NFL partner with the Los Angeles Rams for this year’s Hard Knocks might be New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton. The coach, who just signed a brand new five year extension with the Saints, has never been shy of voicing his discomfort regarding the show. In January, Payton said that he would never be videotaped releasing a player in anticipation...
Via Awful Announcing
March 25, 2016  |  Discuss

Sean Payton agrees to five-year, $45M extension with Saints

After flirting with the possibility of leaving the New Orleans Saints earlier in the offseason, head coach Sean Payton has just agreed to a five-year, $45-plus million extension to remain with the team. Sean Payton has agreed with the Saints on a 5-year contract extension worth in excess of $45M, per @Edwerderespn. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 23, 2016 Payton had...
Via Sportsnaut
March 23, 2016  |  Discuss

Sean Payton and Saints close to contract extension

Sean Payton will apparently be coaching the New Orleans Saints for a few more years, after all. Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk cited an interview with Payton in which the coach confirmed that contract extension is near. In an interview that will be televised on Thursday night’s edition of Pro Football Talk on NBCSN, Payton said that he is close to finalizing a new contract...
Via Sportsnaut
February 25, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Sean Payton would be ‘very interested’ in Giants job

Tom Coughlin might be coaching his last game with the New York Giants on Sunday, and another Super Bowl-winning coach could have interest in replacing him. Jason La Canfora of CBSSports.com reports that New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton would be “very interested” in the Giants job if it became available. If Tom Coughlin does retire as many expect, Sea Payton would be very...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 03, 2016  |  Discuss
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