Breer: Week 2 predictions
"I sat down with a pad and paper and watched the game," Payton said this week, via The Times-Picayune. "Just started eating a bunch of junk food in the fourth quarter when they were losing."
"These guys are pros and they understand week by week getting onto the next game and they certainly understand the importance of this next game," Payton said. "The next one will be important. We're in the division this week. We'll handle this the right way."
Well, he hopes they do. Like a common fan, support from afar is the extent of his influence.