'The perfect time'

Saints coach Sean Payton took his older sister along for a magical Super Bowl ride

Updated: February 10, 2010, 1:44 PM ET
By Melissa Isaacson | ESPNChicago.com

The Lombardi Trophy, in all of its sticky and smeared glory, was at the New Orleans Saints' after-party Sunday night when the winning coach tried to coax his 12-year-old daughter to give it a smooch.

"Ew, no, Dad," Meghan Payton said, not knowing where the trophy had been.

Patrice Payton, older sister of Saints coach Sean Payton, howls as she tells the story, her memories of Miami and the weekend of a lifetime bubbling forth like so much Dom Perignon just hours after ...

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