Found December 05, 2011 on
Memphis Commercial Appeal:
NFL Roundup: Drew Brees passed for 342 yards and three touchdowns as the New Orleans Saints won their fourth straight game, 31-17, over the Detroit Lions on Sunday night.
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Drew Brees continued his record-setting season in Sunday's 31-17 victory over the Detroit Lions.
Brees threw for 342 yards to surpass 4,000 for the sixth consecutive seasons and tossed three scoring passes to give him 30 touchdowns for the fourth straight season.
He extended his own NFL record by completing at least 20 passes for the 32nd consecutive game and threw a TD pass...
Saints quarterback Drew Brees is poised to set an NFL passing record this season but, somehow, he is overshadowed by the undefeated Packers and quarterback Aaron Rodgers.
Drew Brees passed for 342 yards and three
touchdowns, and the New Orleans Saints won their fourth straight,
31-17 over the Detroit Lions on Sunday night.
Drew Brees passed for 342 yards and three touchdowns, and the New Orleans Saints won their fourth straight, 31-17 over the Detroit Lions on Sunday night.
Drew Brees makes setting records sound so simple.
Detroit also was unable to slow New Orelans tight end Jimmy Graham.
The Saints stay alive for the #2 seed in the NFC.
Drew Brees threw three touchdown passes and the New Orleans Saints beat the Detroit Lions 31-17 on Sunday night.
I don’t think there is any doubt that the three best quarterbacks in the NFL right now are Aaron Rodgers of the Green Bay Packers, Drew Brees of the New Orleans Saints and Tom Brady of the New England Patriots. All three of those QBs have led their respective teams to wins in the Super Bowl, and [...]
There's not even room to argue against Aaron Rodgers for MVP unless you happen to be Drew Brees. Clark Judge just doesn't want deadly New England trigger man Tom Brady left out of the discussion.
Pierre Thomas' run was for eight yards.
Then on second-and-2, Drew Brees found Robert Meachem for a 67-yard TD pass.
Meachem completely juked out Eric Wright on the play. He juked him out so bad, Wright had has backed turned for more than half the play.
"I don't know what is going on there," Detroit Lions defensive coordinator says, of San Diego letting quarterback Drew Brees and running back/returner Darren Sproles go to New Orleans as free agents.