The New Orleans Saints hired former Dallas Cowboys’ defensive coordinator Rob Ryan to follow Steve Spagnuolo who was fired last month after the team ranked 32nd in total defense in the National Football League.
The New Orleans Saints signed a five-year contract extension with coach Sean Payton, who was suspended for the 2012 season due to a performance pool in which players got bonuses for injuring opponents.
The New Orleans Saints have reached a contract extension with coach Sean Payton who missed the past season in connection with the National Football League’s bounty probe, the Associated Press reported, citing people familiar with the deal.
National Football League Commissioner Roger Goodell has begun reinstatement talks with suspended New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton after an arbitration ruling overturned player discipline in the team’s bounty case.
The National Football League suspended Super Bowl-winning coach Sean Payton for one year, taking unprecedented action after finding the New Orleans Saints ran a bounty program that paid players for injuring opponents.