The coach of the New Orleans Saints, Sean Payton, is moving his family from New Orleans to the affluent suburb of Vaquero, west of Dallas, Texas. According to the Times-Picayune, Payton is leasing the home of former Texas Ranger Mark Teixeira. This home is 8,554 square feet and has been on the market since 2008, listed for $4,550,000.
Sean Payton and his wife Beth, fell in love with this neighborhood while Sean was working under Bill Parcells as assistant coach to the Cowboys. According to sources, the Payton’s plan on building or buying their own home in Vaquero in the future. In order to live in Vaquero and commute to his office at the Saints complex in NOLA, he will take a 90 minute private plan there and back. The area of Vaquero is famously the home for other sports heavy weights Josh Hamilton and Chuck Greenberg.