REPORT: FOX Sports To Pursue Sean Payton To Potentially Replace Troy Aikman

Sean Payton has stepped down as head coach of the New Orleans Saints and he’s immediately the most sought-after target not just for NFL teams searching for a head coach but for the sports media world.

According to Front Office Sports, Fox Sports is targeting the former Saints coach as a candidate to succeed Troy Aikman should Aikman leave Fox Sports for Amazon to cover ‘Thursday Night Football’:

If Payton were to take a job at television, he will have many suitors including FOX Sports, NBC, ESPN, CBS and even Amazon could be gunning for his services.