Coach Sean Payton tells Profootballtalk he's "close to finalizing" a new contract with the Saints.
Coach Sean Payton will return to the Saints in 2016.
Giants CEO John Mara would not rule out trading a draft pick for a coach.
CBS Sports' Jason La Canfora reports the Colts did not have conversations with Sean Payton or his agent before re-signing Chuck Pagano.
The Tribune-Star's Tom James reports the Colts negotiated with Saints coach Sean Payton before re-signing Chuck Pagano.
NFL.com's Ian Rapoport reports Saints coach Sean Payton is "monitoring the situation" with the Giants.
NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reports the Saints want a second-round pick in exchange for Sean Payton.
ESPN's Adam Schefter and Chris Mortensen report the 49ers are expected to "explore the idea of hiring" Sean Payton for their head-coaching vacancy.
The Philadelphia Daily News' Paul Domowitch reports the Eagles will pursue Saints coach Sean Payton if he becomes available.
NFL Network's Ian Rapoport mentioned the Chargers as a potential landing spot for Sean Payton if he leaves the Saints.
Sean Payton said he sees himself coaching the Saints "long past this season."
The New Orleans Times-Picayune's Larry Holder believes Sean Payton will "test his options" this offseason if the Saints do not "show significant improvement."
CBS Sports' Jason La Canfora reports the Saints will not fire Sean Payton, but the team would be open to trading their head coach.
The Miami Herald's Barry Jackson reports the Dolphins "have interest" in Saints coach Sean Payton, Bengals OC Hue Jackson, and UCLA coach Jim Mora for their head-coaching vacancy.