According to Ian Rapoport of NFL Network, he is reporting that New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton would be interested in the San Francisco 49ers head coaching position if it became available.
If the #49ers make a move, worth noting: Last year, a person close to Sean Payton made it known he’d consider the SF job if he was free.
— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) January 3, 2016
Now others are rumored to have been showing considerable interest as recently fired Chip Kelly and Mike Shanahan are also in the mix:
Among those who have reached out to express interest in a potential 49ers opening: Chip Kelly and Mike Shanahan. Others to come…
— Michael Silver (@MikeSilver) January 3, 2016
The 49ers who have yet to officially fire head coach Jim Tomsula, appears to have their choice for head coach once Tomsula is let go.