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Old 05-22-2013, 05:47 PM   #1
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Saints coach Sean Payton is highest-paid in U.S. sports

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The highest-paid coach in U.S. sports didn't even coach last year. New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton will earn an estimated $8 million in 2013, making him the highest earner in pro or college sports, according to Forbes.

...Here's the complete Forbes list (Top 10) with each coach's estimated annual income:

1. Sean Payton, New Orleans Saints ($8 million)

T-2. Bill Belichick, New England Patriots ($7.5 million)

T-2. Andy Reid, Kansas City Chiefs ($7.5 million)

T-4. Pete Carroll, Seattle Seahawks ($7 million)

T-4. Jeff Fisher, St. Louis Rams ($7 million)

T-4. Doc Rivers, Boston Celtics ($7 million)

T-4. Mike Shanahan, Washington Redskins ($7 million)

8. Tom Coughlin, New York Giants ($6.67 million)

9. Chip Kelly, Philadelphia Eagles ($6.5 million)

10. Gregg Popovich, San Antonio Spurs ($6 million)


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Re: Saints coach Sean Payton is highest-paid in U.S. sports

Gregg Popovich deserves to be top 3 on that list... if not number 1.
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Chip Kelly? He hasn't even won a game yet!
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Re: Saints coach Sean Payton is highest-paid in U.S. sports

Yeah and the Ex wife gets half. Its cheaper to keeper.
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Thats odd, we never overpay.
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Yeah and the Ex wife gets half. Its cheaper to keeper.
How right you are however miserable which ever way.
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He shipped her off to Dallas, he could've left her there. Yeah we don't know the story. It sad. You win the Super Bowl. You'll always remember her their with you. Oh Well. It's only money.
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Re: Saints coach Sean Payton is highest-paid in U.S. sports

She got the gold mine. I got the shaft. They split right down the middle then they gave her the better half.

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Gregg Popovich deserves to be top 3 on that list... if not number 1.
I agree
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That's obscene. No one person is worth this type of money
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