Sean Payton

New Orleans Saints
3:14 pm
Sat December 29, 2012

AP Sources: Saints, Payton, Agree to Terms on Deal

Two people familiar with the deal say suspended New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton has agreed in principle to a multiyear contract extension.

The people told The Associated Press about the deal Friday on condition of anonymity because it hasn't been signed and final details regarding the length of the contract and financial compensation are still being worked out.

The agreement was first reported by Fox Sports.

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