Around The NFL: Coaches Are The Talk Of The LeagueCoaches are the talk of the town - and the league - as the 2013 NFL regular season begins to wind down. There is a lot of discussion as to who will be back next season, who won't be back, and what kind of decisions are being made as a possible playoff run waits in the wings.
AP sources: Saints, Payton Agree To Terms On New DealSuspended New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton has agreed in principle to a multiyear contract extension, according to two people familiar with the deal.
Senator Calls Hearing To Examine Bounties In NFLThe Senate wants to grill the NFL about bounties. And the NBA, NHL, NCAA and Major League Baseball are invited, too.
Saints Coach Sean Payton Suspended For Season Without Pay Over BountiesMeting out unprecedented punishment for a crush-for-cash bounty system that targeted key opposing players, the NFL suspended New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton without pay for next season and indefinitely banned the team's former defensive coordinator, Gregg Williams.