Drafting from a brewery?
The New Orleans Saints’ decision to owned by team owner Gayle Benson surely raised some eyebrows in the midst of , but Saints coach Sean Payton – recently recovered after contracting the COVID-19 virus – staunchly defends the arrangement as a solid option.
The war room, which the team began using on Wednesday for draft meetings, is situated in upstairs office space at the Dixie Brewery, located in a remote area of New Orleans.
“We might have the safest setup in the league for these meetings,” Payton texted to USA TODAY Sports on Thursday. “Remote location. Nobody here!”
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As Payton indicated earlier this week during , he reiterated Thursday that a maximum