It was announced today that Sean Payton has decided to step away as Head Coach of the New Orleans Saints which was confirmed by a source close to the situation.
Recently, there has been speculation that he could retire from coaching or take a break to pursue broadcasting opportunities. Payton reportedly met with Saints General Manager Mickey Loomis Monday and The Saints announced they will hold a news conference, Today, at 4 p.m. Eastern time.
In Payton’s time with the football team, he has a Super Bowl victory under his belt. He has won 63 percent of regular-season games and led the team to playoffs nine times. This is a developing story and will be updated.