Sean Payton says no decision yet on picking up fifth-year option for Mark Ingram's contract

New Orleans Saints running back Mark Ingram was unsure Tuesday if the team would pick up his fifth-year option as his contract is set to expire after the 2014 season. Saints coach Sean Payton didn't make the team's intentions any clearer Wednesday. Payton, speaking before his round at the Zurich Classic of New Orleans's Pro-Am, said no decision has been made on Ingram...
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Mailbag: The best game in 2014 for the New Orleans Saints, and is Sean Payton a Hall of Famer?

In this weeks mailbag we take a look at what promises to be the best game of 2014 for the Saints, and whether or not Sean Payton deserves to be in the NFL Hall of Fame. 1.) What single game are you most looking forward to on the 2014 schedule? Aside from the divisional matchups, the Saints don’t have that intriguing of a schedule. The only two other games that I could see carrying...
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Breaking down Sean Payton’s influence on the New Orleans Saints’ offense

Sean Payton’s offensive system has been in place in New Orleans since 2006 when he arrived with Drew Brees. Since then, he has gone 73-39 in the regular season, 6-4 in the playoffs, and he has a Super Bowl under his belt. It’s well-established by now that Payton calls his own plays, rather than allowing Offensive Coordinator Pete Carmichael Jr. to run the offense. He only has...
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Meet Sean Payton’s Girlfriend Skylene Montgomery

  Sean Payton, 50, was at it again last night at the New Orleans Pelicans home finale. There he was in the front…
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Why the New Orleans Saints should trade up in the first round

The New Orleans Saints have had a whirlwind of an offseason. There have been big signings, emotional trades, and heart wrenching cuts. Mickey Loomis has been a wizard navigating the salary cap to put the Saints in position for another Super Bowl run. And with the draft just a month away, he has a chance to really round out this roster. Because of Loomis’ extreme zealousness in...
12 days ago  |  Discuss

The Saints are starting to lean defense

When you think of the Saints in the Sean Payton era, you think of Drew Brees, an explosive passing offense, points and yards. In fact, while the team won a Super Bowl in 2009 behind it’s high powered offense, it was the 2011 unit that broke the NFL record for the most yards from scrimmage in a season ever. You read that correctly, more than the “greatest show on turf”. The...
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Power Rankings: Where’s Sean Payton rank among the 32 NFL head coaches?

Teams will go to such lengths to land the right head coach. They’ll spend a ton of money. They’ll hire whatever assistants are requested. And they’ll make sure wives and kids find a comfy new home. But it’s also why they expectations are high. Lose a few too many games, even if it’s in season one, and there’s a chance a head coach will be shown the door. In the ultimate...
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February 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Look out Seahawks, Sean Payton is eating Popeyes again

    After eating Popeyes last week,  Sean Payton and the Saints traveled to Philly and beat a pretty good Eagles team.  It looks like Payton is at it again. "WHO DAT" — Sean Payton (@SeanPayton) January 9, 2014 Despite the Saints struggles in the past in Seattle,  I think they have a chance this week.   Need...
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January 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Sean Payton tweets picture of his lunch break

Sean Payton and his New Orleans Saints continue to prepare for the their Week 13 rematch with the Seattle Seahawks. Ever wanted to know how one of the best head coaches in the NFL prepares while in his office? Sean Payton tried to answer that questions when he tweeted this shot of his lunch break in his office. "WHO DAT" — Sean Payton (@SeanPayton...
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January 09, 2014  |  Discuss

New Orleans Saints: Sean Payton’s ego has cost Saints

Lack of balance and variety led to Brees being pressured all day against Carolina. It feels like just yesterday the New Orleans Saints were 9-2 and gaining momentum after hard fought wins over the San Francisco 49ers and Atlanta Falcons. Now the season has taken a nightmarish turn as they have dropped three of their last four going from being in contention for the one seed to having...
December 26, 2013  |  1 Comment

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