Brees at the Saints' Super Bowl XLIV
victory parade in February 2010
|No. 9 – New Orleans Saints|
|Born:||January 15, 1979|
|Height:||6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)|
|Weight:||209 lb (95 kg)|
|High school:||Westlake (Austin, Texas)|
|NFL Draft:||2001 / Round: 2 / Pick: 32|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Career NFL statistics as of Week 17, 2018|
|Player stats at PFR|
Drew Brees (//; born January 15, 1979) is the starting quarterback for the New Orleans Saints. A native of Austin, Texas, he played college football for Purdue and was drafted by the San Diego Chargers in 2001, where he was their starting quarterback until 2006. In 2009, he led the Saints to a Super Bowl championship and was named MVP of the game.
Sources[change | change source]
- "Former Cowboys fan Drew Brees has 'extra motivation' this week". SportsDay. December 19, 2012. Retrieved February 12, 2019.
- "News at 10pm". WWL-TV. November 3, 2009.
|url=(help) ("Drew also told Juan [Kincaid] that the correct pronunciation of his last name is "breece", not "breeze". He says the mispronunciation caught on in high school, and rather than fight it he just went with it.")
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