Found June 21, 2013 on Football Extra Points:
​After a severe shoulder injury in 2005, Drew Brees was heading into free agency with questions surrounding his effectiveness.  However, since signing with the Saints and joining coach Sean Payton, Drew Brees has put up some of the best statistical season for a quarterback in NFL history.  Barring some serious injury, Brees is signed with the Saints for another four years, which would make him 38 by the time that his contract has ended.  With Brees playing his best football the past two years, it is possible that if Brees can continue his play, he can challenge every record that Brett Favre has. ​Since Drew Brees arrived in New Orleans, he has been the face of the franchise, helping the city and trying to heal the city ravaged by Hurricane Katrina with their play.  In his first year with the Saints he threw for 4,418 yards and 26 touchdowns.  In 2008, Brees became the second quarterback to throw for over 5,000 yards, finishing with 5,069 yards, which was 15 less than Marino...
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