Brees at the Saints' Super Bowl XLIV victory parade in downtown New Orleans. February, 2010.
No. 9 New Orleans Saints
|Date of birth:January 15, 1979|
|Place of birth: Austin, Texas|
|High school: Austin (TX) Westlake|
|NFL Draft: 2001 / Round: 2 / Pick: 32|
|Debuted in 2003 for the San Diego Chargers|
|Roster status: Active|
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of Week 12, 2013
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]
- "Drew Brees". Biography website. Retrieved 3 May 2014.
- "News at 10pm". WWL-TV. November 3, 2009.
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