Jon Gruden knows what Sean Payton is going through; ‘You don’t ever get over that’ (1 Viewer)

  • Admin
(Mike Kittrell/ (Mike Kittrell)

By Christopher Dabe - | The Times-Picayune

One day after the New Orleans Saints' NFC championship loss, coach Sean Payton heard from an old friend who knows what he’s going through.

Oakland Raiders coach Jon Gruden was on the losing end of a controversial call by a referee in a 2002 playoff game that let the New England Patriots advance in the playoffs and ultimately win a Super Bowl.

Speaking to reporters at the Senior Bowl in Mobile, Alabama, on Tuesday (Jan. 22), Gruden described a phone call he had with Payton on Monday.

“If you really want to dwell on it, you don’t ever get over that,” Gruden said. “It’s the last time that team will ever be together. It’ll never be the same. Those guys fought as long and hard as they could. And it’ll sting forever.” ...

Full Story -
Andrus Whitewing

Andrus Whitewing


Create an account or login to comment

You must be a member in order to leave a comment

Create account

Create an account on our community. It's easy!

Log in

Already have an account? Log in here.

Users who are viewing this thread


New Orleans Saints Twitter Feed



Top Bottom