Saints Coach Sean Payton in the Process of Getting a Divorce

The most successful coach of New Orleans Saints has filled for divorce from his wife of, Beth Payton, to end a 20-year-old marriage. The time of divorce came when Sean is going through a troubled time of facing a suspension for an entire NFL session over an alleged Bounty program.

Sean filled the divorce petition on June 14, 202, seeking divorce on the ground of discord or conflict of personalities. He has asked for the joint custody of the children and for the division of the property. Beth Payton filed her divorce papers on June 26, 2012. However Beth has asked for solo child custody and exclusive authority over decisions on the medical care of the children. She has also asked the coach to pay towards child support and medical care of the children.

The divorce petition was filled in the Tarrant County district court. However, the divorce papers does not contain the full name of the divorcing parties in order to keep their identities under wrap. The papers describe their identities as two residents of Tarrant County with the initials of Payton (PSP) and his wife (BAP), their marriage date and the birth dates of both of their children.

The decision of divorce came at a time when the Saint’s most successful coach is facing suspension from the 2012 NFL session for an alleged bounty program in which defense players were paid inappropriate cash bonus for causing injuries to the targeted opponents.

Sean Payton is the most successful coaches of the Saints. Prior to Joining Saints, he was working as an assistant coach with Dallas cowboys. Sean joined New Orleans Saint’s football club in 2006 and won a super bowl in his fourth session. He managed the team on its way to win the NFC South Division with a 13-3 record and set various club and NFL records.