Sean Payton is not going to be the subsequent head coach of the Denver Broncos. It had been trending on this course for a while with stories indicating that the Super Bowl-winning head man was likely heading back to his gig with Fox Sports.
Now comes this observe from Mark Maske of the Washington Post indicating that Payton is now not a candidate for the opening in Denver.
Maske signifies that there was a difficulty between the extremely revered former New Orleans Saints head coach and Denver’s brass throughout the interview course of. In explicit, Payton “fears a potential power struggle with a member of the ownership group.”
It doesn’t take a genius to learn between the strains right here. The Broncos’ sale to a bunch headed by Rob Walton and Greg Penner was finalized in August. While Walton is taking a hands-off method, the identical factor can’t be mentioned about Mr. Penner. That’s very true with regards to the method of bringing in a brand new head coach to switch Nathaniel Hackett.