Payton became the first head coach in modern NFL history to be suspended for any reason.
Resignation Sean Payton resigned in January 2022 as the head coach of the New Orleans Saints after 16 years with the franchise.
He was later cut before the 2009 season.
The NFL admitted to missing the call soon after the game was over, but did not apologize for the situation until a week and a half later.
Retrieved July 3, 2012.
He coached from 1992 to 1993 while working at San Diego State.