The biggest story of the early stages of Saints preseason camp came out late Sunday after Sean Payton told NBC Sports’ Peter King the team was making a hotel available to players and staff during training camp.
Payton said it’s all about managing the odds in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak.
“It was really just looking at the percentages,” Payton said in a conference call with area media Wednesday. “If there’s 80 players and then another 90-95 people coaching, training, equipment, (without a hotel) every day, those 170 go home and come back the next day.
“You might (have zero...