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NFL reviewing Sean Payton's conduct near end of Saints-Falcons game, report says

NFL reviewing Sean Payton's conduct near end of Saints-Falcons game, report says
Published On: Fri, Dec 08
Jan 31, 2014; New York, NY, USA; (From left to right) Former player Troy Vincent, Carolina Panthers outside linebacker Thomas Davis, Arizona Cardinals kicker Jay Feely, Connie Payton, Brittney Payton, Jarrett Payton, and Chicago Bears cornerback Charles Tillman pose for a photo during the Walter Payton Man of the Year press conference at Rose Theater. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports


Sean Payton's unsportsmanlike conduct penalty near the end of Thursday night's Saints-Falcons game is being reviewed by the NFL, ESPN reported Friday.

The Saints coach charged out on the field and angrily gestured and yelled at an official who had not seen him signaling for a timeout.

"I called a timeout, and then he asked me again, and I said I have already called a timeout," Payton said after the game. "I probably said it with a little more vigor than I was supposed to but I had enough. I have to be smarter than that."

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