Refresh  
  Page last updated on Tue Mar 28 17:42:50 EDT 2017
TOP NEWS
PARCELLS EXPRESSED INTEREST IN COACHING THE SAINTS
Mon, 02 Apr 2012 01:40 PM EDT

If the New Orleans Saints asked Bill Parcells to be interim chief coach during Sean Payton’s yearlong suspension, the 2011 Hall of fame finalist announces he would be a “hypocrite” if he didn’t at least consider the chance.

“If the chance presents itself, I could think it over and obviously I’m in some part of the process without knowing whether it may become a fact,” Parcells asserted. Baseball lines.

“You know, when I was a young coach, there were people like Chuck Noll, Chuck Knox and Tom Landry who were there for me. I think to revere those men who helped me, you turn around and pass that inheritance on to someone else and Sean’s a real example of that. If he wants me and the owner and GM feel the same way, then I’d be a hypocrite if I didn’t consider it.”

Payton, a previous assistant under Parcells with the Dallas Cowboys, considers Parcells his coach and the 2 have spoken numerous times considering Payton learned last week the NFL meant to suspend him for all of the coming season for his role in New Orleans’ bounty program. Payton recounted almost all of those conversations concerned how Parcells might deal with an identical scenario, not whether he was interested in returning to the sideline in New Orleans.

Managing director Mickey Loomis, who is suspended for the 1st 8 games for his role in the program, joined those talks, golfing with Payton and Parcells at the league meetings in Jupiter, Florida.

Saints spokesman Greg Bensel said no decisions had been made on a provisional coach after Tuesday’s meeting with Parcells, who will be 71 years of age in August. Payton has made it obvious he is hoping Parcells can help New Orleans advance.

“There are a lot of variables, things you may call subordinate things,” Parcells announced. “My heart can go one way but my mind also has to investigate all of these subordinate things and define if it’s really what’s suitable for Sean, the Saints, what’s suitable for those players and coaches and if I’m equipped to make it work. So we have some time here.”

Payton has the choice to appeal the suspension, which could buy him a little time to agree on a 2012 replacement. A resource in the league office said that if Payton appeals, the hearing and governing should come in “days, not weeks,” and that any notion Payton may extend his working standing thru the draft in late April is inaccurate.

Should there be a petition; the New Orleans Saints would like to determine if it ends up in a reduced penalty prior to deciding whether to look in the organization for Payton’s substitute.

“It would just be considering all options, to be fair, and actually trying to do our homework on each alternative prior to making a decision,” Payton announced. “There are a lot of little steps here before we’d get to that point of having to make a choice.” Baseball betting lines.

Parcells, who has additionally coached the New York Jets, New York Giants and New England Patriots in addition to the Cowboys, could present the ultimate quick solution for a franchise that has Super Bowl aspirations.


Sponsored Links

Download Printable Schedules
Now you can download and print schedules for each sport so you can plan ahead and track your results.
UPDATED:
PRINTABLE BRACKETS - UPDATED AFTER EVERY ROUND
BASKETBALL 3/7/2017 - 4/12/2017
HOCKEY 3/7/2017 - 4/9/2017
TOP TEN WAGERS
RK Team
1
Georgia Tech
2
Tcu
3
Georgia Tech
4
Central Florida
5
Golden State Warriors
03/28/2017
ATP - Miami, USA, DoublesMONROE N / SOCK J vs. DODIG I / GRANOLLERS M1:45 PM PST
ATP - Miami, USAWAWRINKA, S vs. ZVEREV, A2:00 PM PST
ATP - Miami, USAFEDERER, R vs. BAUTISTA-AGUT, R2:35 PM PST
NBAMinnesota Timberwolves at Indiana Pacers4:00 PM PST
NBAMilwaukee Bucks at Charlotte Hornets4:00 PM PST
College BasketballCS Bakersfield vs Georgia Tech4:00 PM PST
NBAPhoenix Suns at Atlanta Hawks4:30 PM PST
NBAMiami Heat at Detroit Pistons4:30 PM PST
NBAPhiladelphia 76ers at Brooklyn Nets4:30 PM PST
WTA - Miami, USAWOZNIACKI, C vs. SAFAROVA, L4:30 PM PST
NBAGolden State Warriors at Houston Rockets5:00 PM PST
ATP - Miami, USAKYRGIOS, N vs. GOFFIN, D6:00 PM PST
College BasketballTCU vs Central Florida6:30 PM PST
NBADenver Nuggets at Portland Trail Blazers7:00 PM PST
NBAWashington Wizards at Los Angeles Lakers7:30 PM PST
03/29/2017
NBAOklahoma City Thunder at Orlando Magic4:00 PM PST
NBAAtlanta Hawks at Philadelphia 76ers4:00 PM PST
NBACharlotte Hornets at Toronto Raptors4:30 PM PST
NBAMiami Heat at New York Knicks4:30 PM PST
NBAMilwaukee Bucks at Boston Celtics4:30 PM PST
NBADallas Mavericks at New Orleans Pelicans5:00 PM PST
NBAIndiana Pacers at Memphis Grizzlies5:00 PM PST
NBAGolden State Warriors at San Antonio Spurs6:30 PM PST
NBAUtah Jazz at Sacramento Kings7:30 PM PST
NBAWashington Wizards at Los Angeles Clippers7:30 PM PST
04/01/2017
College BasketballSouth Carolina vs Gonzaga3:05 PM PST
College BasketballOregon vs North Carolina5:45 PM PST
04/25/2017
Germany BBLEWE BASKETS OLDENBURG at SCIENCE CITY JENA10:00 AM PST

x