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Drew Brees
  • Drew Brees is a Quarterback for the New Orleans Saints and went to college at Purdue. He is 41 Years Old, 6-0, and 209 lbs.
  • Quarterback Rank: #10
  • Overall Rank: #93
  • Salary: $7
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  • Returning for 2020 season
    Brees announced he will return for the 2020 season, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports.

    2/18/2020 6:15 PM
  • Will decide future before OTAs
    Brees said Saturday that he'll decide within "a month or so" whether he wants to play a 20th NFL season in 2020, Amie Just of The New Orleans Times-Picayune reports.

    1/26/2020 4:00 PM
  • Won't join a new team
    Brees told NFL Network's Jane Slater that he'll re-sign with the Saints unless he decides to retire. "At this stage of my career, it's not a given that I'm coming back every year," Brees said. "But when that time comes, I'll always be a Saint."

    1/24/2020 10:30 PM
  • Falls flat as season ends
    Brees completed 26 of 33 pass attempts for 208 yards, one touchdown and an interception in the Saints' 26-20 overtime loss to the Vikings on Sunday.

    1/5/2020 11:00 PM
  • Delivers three touchdowns in rout
    Brees completed 19 of 30 pass attempts for 253 yards and three touchdowns while losing a yard on one carry in the Saints' 42-10 win over the Panthers on Sunday.

    12/30/2019 12:30 AM
  • Practices in full Thursday
    Brees (knee) practiced fully Thursday.

    12/26/2019 11:15 PM
  • Looks back to normal Thursday
    Brees (knee) is practicing Thursday as he normally would, Katherine Terrell of The Athletic reports.

    12/26/2019 9:00 PM
  • Knee inflammation downplayed
    Though Brees was listed as limited on Wednesday's practice estimate due to some inflammation in his knee, coach Sean Payton indicated that the QB is "fine," Katherine Terrell of The Athletic reports.

    12/26/2019 4:00 PM
  • Limited by knee issue
    The Saints listed Brees as a limited participant on Wednesday's estimated practice report with a knee injury.

    12/25/2019 10:45 PM
  • Stays hot with trio of scores
    Brees completed 27 of 38 pass attempts for 279 yards and three touchdowns in the Saints' 38-28 win over the Titans on Sunday.

    12/22/2019 10:30 PM
  • Makes history on MNF
    Brees completed 29 of 30 pass attempts for 307 yards and four touchdowns in the Saints' 34-7 win over the Colts on Monday.

    12/17/2019 5:45 AM
  • Shreds Niners with six touchdowns
    Brees completed 29 of 40 pass attempts for 349 yards and five touchdowns, adding a one-yard rushing touchdown in the Saints' 48-46 loss to the 49ers on Sunday.

    12/8/2019 10:00 PM
  • Struggles in win
    Brees completed 18 of 30 pass attempts for 184 yards, one touchdown and no interceptions, losing one yard on his lone rushing attempt in the Saints' 26-18 win over the Falcons on Thursday.

    11/29/2019 6:00 AM
  • Demonstrates trademark accuracy
    Brees completed 30 of 39 pass attempts, throwing for 311 yards, three touchdowns and one interception during Sunday's 34-31 win against the Panthers.

    11/25/2019 12:15 AM
  • Bounces back in Week 11 win
    Brees completed 28 of 35 passes for 228 yards with three touchdowns and no interceptions in the Saints' 34-17 win over the Buccaneers on Sunday. He also netted zero yards on his three rushes.

    11/17/2019 10:30 PM
  • Sacked six times in Week 10 loss
    Brees completed 32 of 45 pass attempts for 287 yards, with zero touchdowns and zero interceptions during Sunday's 26-9 loss to the Falcons.

    11/10/2019 11:15 PM
  • Will continue to play with splint
    Brees expects to wear a splint on his right thumb for the foreseeable future, Katherine Terrell of The Athletic reports.

    11/6/2019 11:15 PM
  • Stellar in return to action
    Brees (thumb) completed 34 of 43 passes for 373 yards with three touchdowns and one interception in the Saints' 31-9 win over the Cardinals on Sunday.

    10/27/2019 9:45 PM
  • Will start Sunday
    Brees (thumb) will start Sunday against the Cardinals, Dianna Russini of ESPN reports.

    10/26/2019 8:45 PM
  • Designated as questionable
    Brees (thumb) is listed as questionable for Sunday's game against the Cardinals, Darren Urban of the Cardinals' official site reports.

    10/25/2019 9:30 PM
  • Trending toward questionable tag
    Coach Sean Payton declined to name his Week 8 starting quarterback Friday afternoon, but he did mention that both Brees (thumb) and Teddy Bridgewater took practice reps, Amie Just of The New Orleans Times-Picayune reports.

    10/25/2019 8:15 PM
  • Logs limited practice
    Brees (thumb) was a limited participant in Thursday's practice.

    10/24/2019 10:45 PM
  • Practices in limited fashion
    Brees (thumb) was a limited practice participant Wednesday, Amie Just of The New Orleans Times-Picayune reports.

    10/23/2019 10:15 PM
  • Makes appearance at practice
    Brees (thumb) was present for the part of Wednesday's walkthrough open to the media, Mike Triplett of ESPN.com reports.

    10/23/2019 8:00 PM
  • Eyeing Week 8 return
    Brees (thumb) plans to practice this week and hopes to return for a Week 8 game against the Cardinals, ESPN.com's Mike Triplett reports. "We'll see how it goes," Brees said Sunday. "I'd love to [play]. It's a goal."

    10/21/2019 2:00 PM
  • Will wear brace upon returning
    Brees revealed in a radio interview Thursday that he'll need to wear a brace on his surgically-repaired right thumb once he's cleared to play again, Jeff Nowak of The New Orleans Times-Picayune reports. "That's doctor's orders," Brees said.

    10/17/2019 10:15 PM
  • Throwing regulation football
    Brees (thumb) said in an interview Monday that he is throwing a regulation football and believes his rehab is ahead of schedule, Jeff Duncan of The Athletic reports.

    10/14/2019 9:30 PM
  • Hopes to throw regulation ball soon
    Brees (thumb) said in a radio interview Wednesday that his rehab is going as planned and noted he hopes to be throwing an NFL ball "sooner rather than later," Jeff Duncan of The Athletic reports.

    10/10/2019 4:00 PM
  • Progressing after surgery
    Brees said Sunday that he's making progress in his recovery from right thumb surgery and has been able to lightly grip a football in recent days, Ed Werder of ESPN reports.

    9/29/2019 5:30 PM
  • Aiming to beat recovery timetable
    Brees (thumb) told WWL New Orleans that his timeline for a return is "six weeks or so," but he believes he "can beat that," Jeff Duncan of The Athletic reports.

    9/26/2019 1:15 AM
  • May chip week off recovery timeline
    Though Brees is expected to face a six-week recovery timeline after undergoing right thumb surgery Wednesday, the quarterback maintains hope that he might be able to return in five weeks, Chris Mortensen and Adam Schefter of ESPN report.

    9/22/2019 4:30 PM
  • Hoping for six-week timeline
    Brees (thumb) had successful surgery and hopes to return in approximately six weeks, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports.

    9/19/2019 3:00 PM
  • Undergoes thumb surgery
    Brees had surgery on the torn ulnar collateral ligament in his right hand Wednesday, Amie Just of The New Orleans Times-Picayune reports.

    9/19/2019 12:30 AM
  • Not bound for IR
    Coach Sean Payton said "I don't think that's the plan" Wednesday when asked whether Brees (thumb) will be placed on injured reserve, Luke Johnson of USA Today reports.

    9/18/2019 5:00 PM
  • Surgery coming Wednesday
    Brees is slated to undergo surgery on his injured right thumb Wednesday in Los Angeles, Ed Werder of ESPN reports.

    9/17/2019 9:30 PM
  • Second opinion on tap
    Brees confirmed Monday that he's getting a second opinion on his injured right thumb with Dr. Tom Hunt in Houston on Tuesday morning, Mike Triplett of ESPN.com reports. "I am evaluating my options and will make the best decision very soon," Brees said.

    9/16/2019 11:30 PM
  • Getting another opinion on thumb
    Coach Sean Payton relayed Monday that Brees (thumb) is getting another opinion on his injured right thumb, John DeShazier of the Saints' official site reports. "They're still in the midst of evaluating it," Payton said. "He's had one opinion, (he's) having a second opinion. As soon as we know something that we can confirm, then we'll report it. But right now, that's kind of the stage we're in."

    9/16/2019 10:15 PM
  • Out at least 6-8 weeks
    Brees (thumb surgery) is expected to miss six-to-eight weeks, and being placed on injured reserve remains a possibility, Tom Pelissero of NFL Network reports.

    9/16/2019 4:15 PM
  • Scheduled for thumb surgery
    Brees is expected to have thumb surgery that will keep him out for approximately six weeks, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports.

    9/16/2019 3:00 PM
  • Expected to miss some time
    Brees (hand) is believed to have a ligament injury that will cause him to miss games, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports.

    9/16/2019 1:45 PM
  • Staying behind to see specialist
    Brees (hand) is staying behind in Los Angeles to see a hand specialist while the rest of the team flies to Seattle to start preparing for a Week 3 matchup with the Seahawks, ESPN's Adam Schefter reports.

    9/16/2019 2:45 AM
  • Has wrist and thumb wrapped
    Brees (hand) was spotted with his right wrist and thumb wrapped after Sunday's 27-9 loss to the Rams, ESPN's Josina Anderson reports.

    9/16/2019 12:15 AM
  • Leaves with hand injury
    Brees is questionable to return to Sunday's road game against the Rams due to a right hand injury, according to Erin Andrews on the Fox broadcast.

    9/15/2019 10:15 PM
  • Leads late comeback
    Brees completed 32 of 43 attempts for 370 yards, two touchdowns and an interception in Monday night's 30-28 win over the Texans.

    9/10/2019 3:45 AM
  • Sharp against New York
    Brees completed four of six passes for 68 yards and a touchdown in his lone drive of work in Saturday's 28-13 preseason win over the Jets.

    8/25/2019 6:15 AM
  • Preseason action on tap
    Brees will suit up for Saturday's preseason contest against the Jets, Mike Triplett of ESPN.com reports.

    8/21/2019 8:00 PM
  • In uniform Sunday
    Brees is in uniform for Sunday's preseason game against the Chargers, Amie Just of The New Orleans Times-Picayune reports.

    8/18/2019 8:30 PM
  • Dealing with lawsuit
    Brees missed some spring practices while dealing with a lawsuit against a California jeweler, Rod Walker of The New Orleans Advocate reports.

    6/19/2019 2:20 PM
2020 Schedule
  • Week 1 HOU vs.NO Monday 7:10 PM TBD
  • Week 2 NO vs.LAR Sunday 4:25 PM TBD
  • Week 3 NO vs.SEA Sunday 4:25 PM TBD
  • Week 4 DAL vs.NO Sunday 8:20 PM TBD
  • Week 5 TB vs.NO Sunday 1:00 PM TBD
  • Week 6 NO vs.JAC Sunday 1:00 PM TBD
  • Week 7 NO vs.CHI Sunday 4:25 PM TBD
  • Week 8 ARI vs.NO Sunday 1:00 PM TBD
  • Week 10 ATL vs.NO Sunday 1:00 PM TBD
  • Week 11 NO vs.TB Sunday 1:00 PM TBD
  • Week 12 CAR vs.NO Sunday 1:00 PM TBD
  • Week 13 NO vs.ATL Thursday 8:20 PM TBD
  • Week 14 SF vs.NO Sunday 1:00 PM TBD
  • Week 15 IND vs.NO Monday 8:15 PM TBD
  • Week 16 NO vs.TEN Sunday 1:00 PM TBD
  • Week 17 NO vs.CAR Sunday 1:00 PM

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