Two days after Sean Payton selected to step away as head coach, Jordan believes Rodgers may have the chance to hitch a Tremendous Bowl-worthy workforce and primarily handpick the following coach he’d prefer to work with.
“I imply, I’ve heard he had some rifts along with his final head coach,” Jordan mentioned on ESPN’s “Get Up”. “So I’m simply saying, possibly come choose one out.”
Of their first season with out future Corridor of Famer Drew Brees, the Saints had their work lower out for them on the place. Jameis Winston – who will change into a free agent – started the season because the starter, however he suffered a season-ending knee damage close to the halfway level of the yr. Backup Taysom Hill stuffed in, however he additionally handled a big damage that lower his season brief.
The Saints may doubtlessly be an ideal match for a veteran quarterback even with Payton gone.
“He will get Mrs. B … he will get Mickey [Loomis]. I’m undecided what sort of entry top-tier quarterbacks get,” Jordan mentioned. “I’m a defensive finish. I simply fear about hitting the following quarterback. However quarterbacks often have just a little extra govt say so than mentioned defensive gamers, so I’m simply saying this might most likely assist us out in the long term.”
Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers had their season come to a disappointing finish within the divisional spherical of the playoffs. Rodgers, nevertheless, is anticipated to be awarded his fourth NFL MVP award after main Inexperienced Bay to the No. 1 seed within the NFC.
If the Saints can land Rodgers, it could be a house run. He would be part of a roster that options Jordan, operating again Alvin Kamara, cornerback Marshon Lattimore and linebacker Demario Davis, amongst others.