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Sean Payton: Taysom Hill 'Earned' Saints Backup QB Job Behind Drew Brees

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Taysom Hill has another responsibility to versatile playmaker who lines up all over the field.

The New Orleans Saints' primary backup quarterback.

Head coach Sean Payton revealed as much during an interview with WWL Radio (h/t Charean Williams of Pro Football Talk). "He's earned that opportunity," Payton said while clarifying that Hill will still line up at different positions during the 2020 campaign.

This article will be updated to provide more information on this story as it becomes available.

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