Saints Head Coach Sean Payton tests positive for coronavirus


NEW ORLEANS (WJTV) – According to ESPN’s Senior NFL Insider Adam Schefter, the head coach for the New Orleans Saints tested positive for the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Sean Payton is the first person in the NFL known to have tested positive for the virus.

According to Schefter, Payton said he came forward with his diagnosis because he wants people to heed the warnings of government officials, stay inside and behave responsibly.

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