The Saints of New Orleans have signed a new two-year agreement and $ 50 million with the quarter-back Drew Brees, on Tuesday.
This is what was stated by the network NFL Network in the morning, stating that the sum of $ 27 million is guaranteed for the first year. Thus, the veteran 39-year-old seems to want to comply with his promise of the past to remain in Louisiana until the end of his career, he has played his first game in the NFL with the Chargers in San Diego in 2001.
Indeed, by 2016, the pivot-featured had already reiterated his desire to play in New Orleans for the rest of its passage within the circuit Goodell, this has not prevented some teams, including the Minnesota Vikings, contact, recently his agent to inquire about his availability.
Evolving with the Saints since 2006, Brees has completed 386 of its 536 passes in 2017, obtaining 4334-yard gain and throwing 23 touchdowns, in addition to committing eight interceptions. Winning a Super Bowl and holder of 11 invitations to the Pro Bowl, it ranks third in league history with 70 445 yards passing behind Peyton Manning (71 940) and Brett Favre (71 838).