Brett Martel of the Associated Press is reporting that New Orleans Saints Head Football Coach Sean Payton will appeal the year long suspension handed down by NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell. Coach Payton decided to appeal the suspension on Friday, along with Assistant Head Coach/Linebackers Coach Joe Vitt who received a 6 game suspension.
New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton, center, talks with assistant head coach Joe Vitt, left, during Senior Bowl football practice at Ladd-Peebles Stadium in Mobile, Ala., Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2013. The NFL reinstated Payton on Tuesday following a season long suspension. Vitt served has head coach during the suspension. (AP Photo/Dave Martin)