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UGa's Grantham withdraws from Saints consideration

By PAUL NEWBERRY
AP Sports Writer

ATLANTA (AP) - Georgia defensive coordinator Todd Grantham has withdrawn from consideration for the same job with the New Orleans Saints.

He announced his decision in a statement Friday night, one day after interviewing with Saints coach Sean Payton.

Grantham says he and his family love Georgia and "this is where our heart is."

The Saints interviewed former Dallas defensive coordinator Rob Ryan on Friday.

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