Sean Payton

John Fox. (Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Durkin: Bears Find Their Man In John Fox

Fox has been successful in past stops, and now he’s been asked to lead Chicago’s rebuild.

CBS Chicago–01/16/2015

Bears general manager Ryan Pace. (Courtesy of Chicago Bears)

Durkin: Ryan Pace Was A ‘Rising Star’ In New Orleans

Pace was “universally revered” in his 14 years in New Orleans, a Saints beat reporter says.

CBS Chicago–01/12/2015

Chicago Bears chairman George McCaskey.  (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Durkin: Bears Change The Course By Hiring Pace

Could the hire of Ryan Pace signal the desire to break from the status quo at Halas Hall?

CBS Chicago–01/08/2015

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Durkin: Know Your Opponent — New Orleans Saints

The Saints’ disappointing season has prompted changes in New Orleans.

CBS Chicago–12/10/2014

Tom Brady and Bill Belichick.  (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Silverman: Ranking Best Quarterback-Coach Combos

There’s something frightful to opposing head coaches and fans when New England’s Bill Belichick and Tom Brady put their heads together at a crucial moment in a game.

670 The Score–10/15/2013

Sean Payton and Marc Trestman. (Credit Getty Images)

Hoge: Old Friends Payton, Trestman Reunite

Marc Trestman was out of a job. That’s when Sean Payton called.

10/03/2013

New Orleans quarterback Drew Brees.  (Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Durkin’s Playbook: Saints Passing Attack – Deception and Execution

Let’s go to the film room to look at how the Saints stay one step ahead of their opponents.

CBS Chicago–10/03/2013

Jimmy Graham. (Photo by Wesley Hitt/Getty Images)

Hoge: Bears Prep For ‘Mismatch Nightmare’ Jimmy Graham

The Bears say they have a game-plan to slow down Graham, but they’re not trying to pretend it will be easy.

CBS Chicago–10/02/2013

Drew Brees and Sean Payton. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Durkin: Know Your Opponent – New Orleans Saints

Brees is an elite performer and a coach on the field, but undoubtedly, Payton is the leader.

670 The Score–10/02/2013

Head coach Sean Payton. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Goodell Reinstates Sean Payton

Sean Payton, welcome back to the NFL.

CBS Chicago–01/22/2013

Jonathan Vilma. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Saints’ Vilma Could Play This Sunday

Saints defensive coordinator Steve Spagnuolo says he believes Jonathan Vilma will be able to return to practice on Wednesday, although it is not yet certain whether linebacker will play at Tampa Bay on Sunday.

670 The Score–10/15/2012

Gregg Williams. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

NFLPA Asks For Restraining Order For Suspended Players

The NFL Players Association has asked a federal judge for a temporary restraining order that would allow players suspended in connection with the NFL’s bounty investigation to rejoin their teams in time to play regular season openers.

670 The Score–09/05/2012

Jonathan Vilma. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Saints’ Vilma Sues Roger Goodell For Defamation

Suspended Saints linebacker Jonathan Vilma has filed a defamation lawsuit against NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell.

670 The Score–05/17/2012

Head coach Sean Payton. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Saints To Leave Open Seat On Bus, Plane To Remember Sean Payton

Sean Payton may be suspended from the NFL for one year, but the Saints won’t soon forget him.

670 The Score–05/16/2012

Jonathan Vilma. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Bounty Gate Player Suspensions Announced: Vilma Gone For Year

The NFL announced suspensions Wednesday for four players involved in the New Orleans Saints bounty scandal, including the suspension of Saints linebacker Jonathan Vilma for the entire 2012 season.

CBS Chicago–05/02/2012

Gregg Williams. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Muller: Gregg Williams Should Be Banned From The NFL

​Former New Orleans Saints–and current St. Louis Rams–defensive coordinator Gregg Williams is a punk

CBS Chicago–04/06/2012

Gregg Williams. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

LISTEN: Gregg Williams’ Stunning Speech – ‘Kill Frank Gore’s Head’

The following is audio recorded by filmmaker Sean Pamphilon before a game against the San Francisco 49ers. After listening to it, you have to wonder how either Payton or Williams could ever coach again.

670 The Score–04/05/2012

Head coach Sean Payton. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Video: Sean Payton Plays Bongos With Jimmy Buffett

Sean Payton may have found something to occupy his time while he serves his one-year suspension from the NFL.

04/02/2012

Head coach Sean Payton. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Saints’ Payton To Appeal Suspension

Saints coach Sean Payton has decided to file on Friday an appeal of his season-long suspension with the NFL, a person familiar with the decision said.

CBS Chicago–03/30/2012

Head coach Sean Payton. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Hanley: Payton’s Arrogance Continues

Sean Payton, meet mirror.

CBS Chicago–03/27/2012

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