Found June 05, 2012 on Helmet2Helmet:

Saints offering Brees close to $19 million annually

Yes, to anybody else who has that deja vu feeling, we’ve been here before — only the stakes have since raised. On the same day Drew Brees skipped the start of mandatory minicamp, it’s being reported by that the Saints and their frustrated franchise player are closer in contract talks than previously thought. Per PFT, which cites an anonymous source, the...

Hilarious: What Drew Brees Is Doing While He Waits for a New Contract

Drew Brees is still waiting for a long term deal so what’s a millionaire athlete to do in the meantime? Apparently, that was the subject of a trending topic on twitter (one, I unfortunately missed). The people over at 2CentTV decided to bring the trending topic to life and help us understand how Brees might be handling his wait. In the video, Brees does everything from practice...

Report: Saints, Drew Brees may be closer to a new deal then we think

Getty Images Over the past few months there have been reports that New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees has been looking for a new deal that will pay him over $21 million per year. According to Mike Florio of, Brees has never demanded $21 million. There have even been some people who’ve stated that he’s been looking for up to $23 million per season...

Drew Brees won’t be at the Saints mandatory minicamp

Getty Images Over the next few days, the New Orleans Saints will conduct their June mandatory minicamp and of course franchise quarterback Drew Brees won’t be in attendance as he continues to wait for the Saints to get their act together and pay him. Until Brees gets the offer he’s looking for from the Saints, I wouldn’t even expect him to show up for training camp.    

QB Drew Brees Skips Mandatory Minicamp

Saints Quarterback Drew Brees will be a ‘no-show’ at this week’s workouts. Remaining unsigned, it doesn’t surprise anyone Brees will not attend the minicamp. New Orleans and Brees have until July 16th to reach a long-term agreement, but the two sides are nowhere close to agreeing to a deal according to New Orleans Times-Picayune. Fantasy Spin: Brees has been one of the most...

Drew Brees seeking 20.3 million yearly from Saints

According to ESPN’s Chris Mortensen, unsigned franchise player Drew Brees is seeking 20.3 million yearly from the Saints in his new contract. This report comes one day after ProFootballTalk reported that the Saints were offering 18-19 million per year. It’s good news that the two sides are closer now than they were earlier in the offseason, but guaranteed money is still a sticking...

Saints, Drew Brees still 2 million dollars per year apart

They’re getting closer, but according to Pro Football Talk, the Saints and Drew Brees are still about 2 million per year apart on a long term extension. According to the report, Brees is asking for 20-21 million per year, while the Saints are offering 18-19. Considering a 36 year old Peyton Manning got 19.2 million per year from the Broncos after missing an entire season and having...

Report: Saints to make Brees offer

The New Orleans Saints were offering Drew Brees a multi-year deal worth nearly $19 million-per-year, Pro Football Talk reported, citing a source close to the negotiations.

Report: Saints, Drew Brees’ reps are talking again

Getty Images According to ESPN’s Ed Werder via, the New Orleans Saints have “resumed dialogue” with quarterback Drew Brees and his representatives, in order to try to hammer out a long-term contract. “I’m told by a source close to the stalemate in negotiations that dialogue between Saints GM Mickey Loomis and Tom Condon, the agent for Brees, has resumed, but...

2012 Fantasy Football QBs: Must-Haves and Stay-Aways

For a football fan, the NFL offseason seems to last forever. Still three long months away, it is only appropriate to start thinking about how you will dominate in fantasy football. There are many quarterbacks this year that will either be elite MVP quality…or a complete busts. So who are must-have quarterbacks to have on your team when your time is put on the clock? And who should...

Dynasty Fantasy Football: When Losing Trade Battle Is a Good Thing

As the offseason and your quest to improve your roster continues, you don’t need me to tell you it’s going to be very hard to make any real improvements to your roster without a few trades. I get asked many times on Twitter if I like a certain trade. I always let folks know there are two ways to grade these trades. One, you can grade it player vs. player in a vacuum...
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