Drew Brees RUMORS & NEWS

  • Is this the year age catches up with Drew Brees?

    Pro Football Talk "With Patriots quarterback Tom Brady winning Super Bowls and running fast (for him) 40-yard dashes at age 41, it might seem that the quarterback position can be played well into a player’s 40s. But not every player ages like Brady, and it’s fair to raise questions about the..." July 06

  • Drew Brees wins $6.1 million in damages over diamond fraud

    The Advocate "Jurors in San Diego decided Friday that Drew Brees is owed more than $6.1 million in damages after a jeweler exploited his friendship with the Saints quarterback to sell him extremely overpriced diamonds.  Jeweler Vahid Moradi and his attorney, Kevin Rooney, said they..." June 21

  • How long will Drew Brees be Saints QB? 'As long as he wants to play,' GM Mickey Loomis says

    The Advocate "Drew Brees is a 40-year-old NFL quarterback -- that in and of itself is a rare feat.  And while there seems to be no dropoff in his Saints production after his 18th NFL season, even GM Mickey Loomis said it's really unknown how long the 12-time Pro Bowler could keep..." June 18

  • Drew Brees says ongoing lawsuit has been “very stressful”

    The Advocate "Drew Brees would much rather have been on the practice field in Metairie than in a court room in San Diego over the past few days.  But because of a legal matter in California, Brees missed time at last week's OTAs and also was absent on Tuesday on the first day of..." June 13

  • In San Diego court, Drew Brees accuses jeweler of using friendship to scam millions from him

    The Advocate "Drew Brees climbed into the witness stand in a San Diego courtroom on Thursday afternoon and recounted how, as he sees it, a jeweler exploited their friendship to sell the New Orleans Saints' quarterback extremely overpriced diamonds. He spoke on the first day of testimony and..." June 07

  • Drew Brees “certainly impressed” by Jared Cook so far

    The Advocate "After the first three days of OTAs, NFL teams are all about managing expectations. The hot-shot rookie wideout may not look that good once pads and looming safeties itching to tackle are added to the mix, while new offensive lineman struggling early are still getting used to the cadence,..." May 26

  • Drew Brees using infamous non-call as motivation for 2019

    The Score "Following a second straight demoralizing exit from the NFL playoffs, Drew Brees said he spent more time with family than usual in the offseason to get away from it all, according to ESPN's Mike Triplett. The New Orleans Saints were bounced in the..." May 23

  • Drew Brees on playing 'each season like it's my last

    The Advocate "Drew Brees didn't tip his hand on his plans beyond this year with the New Orleans Saints -- but others in attendance at The Advocate's Star of Stars high school sports awards event had no interest in playing coy.  When Brees was asked about his eventual..." May 22

  • Ex-Saints LB Jonathan Vilma Says Drew Brees Has 'About Another 2-3 Years Left'

    Bleacher Report "Although Drew Brees is 40 years old, one of his former teammates believes he still isn't close to calling it quits. "I think that Drew has, in my objective opinion, about another two-three years left," former New Orleans Saints linebacker Jonathan..." March 19

  • Saints restructure Brees' contract to open cap space

    NFL.com "The New Orleans Saints opened up some cap space. NFL Network's Tom Pelissero reports that the Saints restructured Drew Brees' contract to clear $10.8 million in salary cap space, per a source informed of the move. Brees will still get the $23..." March 14

  • Drew Brees wins Art Rooney Sportsmanship Award

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees received the NFL’s Art Rooney Sportsmanship Award on Saturday night. There were eight finalists for the award, which was created in 2014 and named after the former owner of the Pittsburgh Steelers. NFL players submit votes for the award,..." February 03

  • Drew Brees: Roger Goodell did not speak to Saints players

    Sportsnaut "Roger Goodell has been called out by one of the NFL’s most trusted ambassadors. Drew Brees says the NFL commissioner did not speak to any New Orleans Saints players after the now infamous non-call, despite Goodell’s comments to the contrary. Brees was on the..." February 01

  • Brett Favre sees no reason Tom Brady, Drew Brees won't play 'as long as they want'

    Yahoo! Sports "Brett Favre knows a thing or three about deciding to retire. The Hall of Fame quarterback and Green Bay Packers legend eventually called it a career after two decades in the NFL. He retired in January 2011 at the age of 41 but what was right for him isn’t for others. Favre was..." January 28

  • Drew Brees Breaks Silence On NFC Championship, 'I Refuse to Let This Hold Us Down'

    TMZ "Drew Brees admits he's frustrated and disappointed after the Saints got screwed in the NFC Championship game -- but has a message for New Orleans, "I refuse to let this hold us down." The future Hall of Fame QB just issued a giant statement to Who Dat Nation saying..." January 28

  • Drew Brees set to count $33.5 million against the cap in 2019

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "Quarterback Drew Brees is currently set to count for $33.5 million against the New Orleans Saints salary cap in 2019, but general manager Mickey Loomis acknowledged the team has ways to reduce that number if necessary. “We’ll see what happens,” Loomis said Wednesday..." January 23

  • Will Tom Brady retire before Drew Brees?

    Larry Brown Sports "Tom Brady gets infinitely more attention than Drew Brees for continuing to play at a high level at his age, which is understandable considering the New England Patriots signal-caller is about to play in his ninth Super Bowl and fourth in the past five years. However, Brady is less than two..." January 23

  • Drew Brees feels ‘pretty positive’ about returning next season

    Larry Brown Sports "Drew Brees does not appear to be ready to call it a career after one of the more difficult losses to swallow in NFL history. The New Orleans Saints lost to the Los Angeles Rams 26-23 in overtime of the NFC Championship Game on Sunday. The game featured one of the more egregious..." January 21