Sean Payton may not handle all of the Saints’ play-calling duties this season.
Offensive coordinator Pete Carmichael may get his chances, too. Carmichael, who called plays in 2011 after Payton broke his leg and has handled duties in preseason games the past two years, gives the Saints another option.
So far, New Orleans is still working on how the two will divide duties when the regular season begins on Sunday in Arizona.
“We’ll figure it out here as we go,” Payton said. “Pete’s someone that’s been real in-tune to what we’re doing. It may change week by week.”