Sean Payton staying in New Orleans as head coach

WJTV – Sean Payton announced on Wednesday that he will remain the head coach of the New Orleans Saints.

“This is where I plan on coaching,” Payton said. “And I don’t envision myself coaching for any other club.”

There had been some reports linking multiple NFL teams to having interest in Payton. He has two years remaining on his contract.

Payton has the second most wins in franchise history with a regular season record of 87-57. He is also 6-4 in the playoffs with one Super Bowl victory.

The Saints have missed the playoffs in two of the past three seasons, including 2015, when the team finished 7-9 and third in the NFC South.

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