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Saints and QB Drew Brees Agree on Two-Year Deal Worth $50 Million

After a moment where there was chatter that the Minnesota Vikings put a call into him, the thought of the Saints losing Drew Brees was never really on the table, and today it was cemented he would be with the Saints for at least the next two seasons. Brees and the Saints have agreed on […]

Saints RB Mark Ingram Says Drew Brees Can Play Well Into His 40’s

Just how long can Drew Brees sling the ball down the field for the Saints? One player on the team, running back Mark Ingram, says that the QB can play well into his 40’s. TMZ has the story: Turns out Tom Brady still balling at 40 is NOTHIN’ … that’s according to Mark Ingram who […]

Drew Brees Puts the Issue to Bed; Says He’s Playing Nowhere But with the Saints

Drew Brees’ contract situation will remain the biggest storyline surrounding the Saints until the quarterback puts pen to paper. But all parties involved have made it sound like a non-issue. Brees made the strongest statement yet following Thursday’s Pro Bowl practice when asked where he will be playing football next season, Nick Underhill of the […]

Saints GM Mickey Loomis Won’t Say Much About Deals for Brees, Vaccaro and Snead

A trio of key Saints have looming contract concerns as the 2017 training camp opens, Joel Erickson of the Advocate reports. Both quarterback Drew Brees and safety Kenny Vaccaro are playing on the last year of their deals, and productive wide receiver Willie Snead is playing on the $615,000 tender he was offered as an […]

Drew Brees Says He Probably Wouldn’t Worry Her Wife If He Got a Concussion

Drew Brees took a pass when asked for his thoughts on Gisele Bundchen’s recent comments that her husband, Tom Brady, had a concussion last year that wasn’t reported, Mike Triplett of reports. The New Orleans Saints quarterback, however, did admit that he probably wouldn’t even tell his own wife, Brittany, if he was dinged […]

Big Day for Brees Spoiled as Raiders Stun Saints 35-34 in Opening Day Setback

For Oakland coach Jack Del Rio, calling for a do-or-die, 2-point conversion was less a gamble than a philosophical declaration. Del Rio had no interest in a conservative point-after kick, and let his offense know it well before the decision had to be made. So when Derek Carr hit Seth Roberts for a 10-yard touchdown […]

Saints Deal with QB Drew Brees Expected to Be Done By the End of the Day

It’s sounding like by the end of the day, the Saints deal with QB Drew Brees will become official. Saints and Drew Brees expect to reach agreement on short-term contract extension by the end of the day, per… — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) September 7, 2016 When it becomes official, it will be the third […]

Reports Say QB Brees and Saints Getting Close to a New Deal

It sounds like the Saints and quarterback Drew Brees are working hard on trying to get a new deal done for the quarterback before Sunday’s season opener. Reports say the sides are close, and reports are Brees wants the deal done before the season starts, so he doesn’t have it as a distraction for the […]