New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton walks on the turf before the first half of an NFL football game against the Atlanta Falcons, Sunday, Jan. 3, 2016, in Atlanta.
New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton walks on the turf before the first half of an NFL football game against the Atlanta Falcons, Sunday, Jan. 3, 2016, in Atlanta. David Goldman AP
New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton walks on the turf before the first half of an NFL football game against the Atlanta Falcons, Sunday, Jan. 3, 2016, in Atlanta. David Goldman AP
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49ers coaching trade would not circumvent Rooney Rule

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