Saints wanted to talk to Donatell, 49ers said no"I think the rules are fair like they are," Donatell said. This is why you coach,” Donatell said, via CSNBayArea.com. If a position coach is under contract, as Donatell is, teams can refuse permission for coordinator jobs. Donatell said the rule, which he dealt with when the Niners blocked the Bucs from interviewing him last year, because he signed a contract that he was under no obligation to sign and believes he should see it to its completion. The Saints are still expected to hire Rob Ryan as their def...
• Romeo Crennel, Rob Ryan sit as top choices for New Orleans Saints defensive coordinator job, report says