Payton on Jets game: 'I thought it was sloppy' - FOX 8, WVUE, fox8live.com, weather, app, news, saints

Payton on Jets game: 'I thought it was sloppy'

Despite a sloppy performance, Michael Thomas shined for the Saints. Source: Mark LaGrange Despite a sloppy performance, Michael Thomas shined for the Saints. Source: Mark LaGrange
(WVUE) -

The Saints racked up three turnovers, flagged for 92 yards in penalties, and still beat the Jets 31-19.

Brandon Coleman lost two fumbles in Jets territory, and Drew Brees threw an interception inside his own 20.

It was no doubt ugly, but the Saints still got a "W." They lead the NFC South via tiebreaker over the Panthers with a 10-4 record.

"I didn't feel like it was one of our better games. Nonetheless, we were able to do what we had to do win a game. We got to eliminate the penalties, it shows up every week. Same guys every week, same guys. I thought it was sloppy," said Sean Payton.

Copyright 2017 WVUE. All rights reserved.

  • SportsMore>>

  • NFL: Patricia's past not subject to personal conduct policy

    NFL: Patricia's past not subject to personal conduct policy

    Monday, May 21 2018 6:13 PM EDT2018-05-21 22:13:59 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 8:33 PM EDT2018-05-22 00:33:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio, File). FILE - In this May 10, 2018, file photo, Detroit Lions head coach Matt Patricia addresses the media at the team's football training facility in Allen Park, Mich. The NFL says sexual assault allegations against Patricia f...(AP Photo/Carlos Osorio, File). FILE - In this May 10, 2018, file photo, Detroit Lions head coach Matt Patricia addresses the media at the team's football training facility in Allen Park, Mich. The NFL says sexual assault allegations against Patricia f...
    The NFL says sexual assault allegations against Detroit Lions coach Matt Patricia from 1996 are not subject to its personal conduct policy.more>>
    The NFL says sexual assault allegations against Detroit Lions coach Matt Patricia from 1996 are not subject to its personal conduct policy.more>>
  • USOC hires FBI executive as its athlete safety director

    USOC hires FBI executive as its athlete safety director

    Monday, May 21 2018 4:52 PM EDT2018-05-21 20:52:18 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 8:33 PM EDT2018-05-22 00:33:47 GMT
    USOC hires FBI executive as senior director of athlete safety, putting Wendy Guthrie in charge of strengthening sex-abuse policies being rewritten in wake of cases involving Olympic athletes.more>>
    USOC hires FBI executive as senior director of athlete safety, putting Wendy Guthrie in charge of strengthening sex-abuse policies being rewritten in wake of cases involving Olympic athletes.more>>
  • DeMarcus Cousins remains one of Pelicans' top targets in free agency

    DeMarcus Cousins remains one of Pelicans' top targets in free agency

    Source: David Grunfeld, NOLA.com | The Times-PicayuneSource: David Grunfeld, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune
    Source: David Grunfeld, NOLA.com | The Times-PicayuneSource: David Grunfeld, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

    Alvin Gentry says it should be obvious that the Pelicans want to have DeMarcus Cousins back on their roster next season.

    more>>

    Alvin Gentry says it should be obvious that the Pelicans want to have DeMarcus Cousins back on their roster next season.

    more>>
Powered by Frankly