Brees: No better time for Saints to face Bolts

Associated Press  |  Last updated October 03, 2012

NEW ORLEANS - JANUARY 24: Drew Brees #9 (R) and Mark Brunell #11 of the New Orleans Saints celebrate after their 31-28 overtime win against the Minnesota Vikings during the NFC Championship Game at the Louisiana Superdome on January 24, 2010 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
(Eds: APNewsNow. Will be updated.) By BERNIE WILSON AP Sports Writer Drew Brees has already beaten the San Diego Chargers, the team that tossed him aside after he hurt his shoulder in the final game of the 2005 season, allowing Philip Rivers to become the starter. While Brees admits there will be a little extra motivation against the Chargers on Sunday night in the Superdome, he'll be more focused on getting his New Orleans Saints their first win of the season. He thinks the Saints can get on a roll. Brees and the Saints beat the Chargers in London in 2008. Another former Chargers player on the Saints is running back Darren Sproles. Wide receiver Robert Meachem left New Orleans in the offseason to sign with San Diego.
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