Found January 30, 2013 on Pro Football Zone:
New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees sat down with NFL AM this morning and blasted former defensive coordinator Gregg Williams. “He sounds like a madman,” Brees said, per NFL.com.” He sounds reckless, careless. Even that rhetoric doesn’t belong in the game.” Brees also stated that everything that’s said in a locker room can’t be taken literally. “There’s a lot of things that come out of people’s mouths in the locker room, and on game day and in the heat of the moment. This year, even as I watched games, I heard plenty of stuff — let’s go knock these dudes out, let’s go do this, do that. If you take it for face value and take it out of context, there’d be a lot of fines and suspensions getting thrown out. “My point is, you’ve got to be able to separate rhetoric from intent. Can you measure intent? Can you say the New Orleans Saints or anybody else went out with the intent to seriously hurt somebody? No, I don’t think you can. You can take an audio tape, you can take a m
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  • Alright Drew; I'm a Saints season ticket holder and am getting tired of your boyscott routine. If it wasn't for Willims it's doubtful the Saints win the Super Bowl that year. So please, you do know all D Coordinators give passionate crazy speeches to get players riled up. No player ran out there to intentionally hurt anyone. Cool it.
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