Drew Brees donating $1 million to Sandy relief

Having experienced Hurricane Katrina, Drew Brees knows all too well how a storm of that magnitude can affect those unfortunately caught in its path. And, just as he did after Katrina, the Saints’ superstar quarterback is lending a helping hand. According to the Associated Press, Brees is donating $1 million to Superstorm Sandy relief efforts….

Drew Brees sets NFL record with TD pass streak

Another year, another record broken for Drew Brees. In the first quarter of the Saints’ Sunday night matchup against the Chargers, Brees tossed a touchdown pass in his 48th consecutive game, surpassing legendary quarterback Johnny Unitas for the all-time record. With suspended head coach Sean Payton and Unitas’ son, Joe, looking on, Brees hooked up…

‘Drew Brees could be mayor of New Orleans,’ fan says

While contract talks between the Saints and quarterback Drew Brees remain in stagnation, an outpouring of support — and frustration — has come emanating out of New Orleans. As USA Today reported Friday, resident Saints fans — such as Edmond Belizaire, a taxi driver — want to see their record-setting signal caller locked up for…

Saints offering Brees close to $19 million annually

Yes, to anybody else who has that deja vu feeling, we’ve been here before — only the stakes have since raised. On the same day Drew Brees skipped the start of mandatory minicamp, it’s being reported by ProFootballTalk.com that the Saints and their frustrated franchise player are closer in contract talks than previously thought. Per…

Drew Brees to skip mandatory minicamp

As expected, the Saints will open up mandatory workouts this week sans their disgruntled, record-setting signal-caller. The New Orleans Times-Picayune confirms Drew Brees won’t attend the team’s minicamp, which spans five practices over the next three days. The Saints’ (unsigned) franchise player, Brees was never going to show as he continues to pine for a…