Why Saints coach Sean Payton put a 'Compete Street' sign at practice facility _lowres

Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON--New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees (9), center, sets up a throwing game with New Orleans Saints quarterback Ryan Griffin (4), left, and quarterback Luke McCown (7) practices at the Saints Training Facility in Metairie, La. Thursday, May 28, 2015.

Joel A. Erickson, New Orleans Saints beat writer for The Advocate, answered questions in a live chat Thursday morning. Here's the converstion.