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Saints coach has surgery on injured leg



Sean Payton had surgery to repair a torn meniscus and fractured bone in his left leg on Monday morning and the Saints head coach is expected to remain in the hospital until Tuesday, according to the Associated Press.

Payton was injured when New Orleans tight end Jimmy Graham was shoved out of bounds after a short reception and rolled into Payton's leg early in the Bucs' 26-20 win over the Saints on Sunday.

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[Last modified: Monday, October 17, 2011 4:05pm]


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