Drew Brees reiterates Week One contract negotiation deadline

Football season essentially has begun, with the opening of camp. But Saints quarterback Drew Brees is willing to continue to entertain contract offers from the team until football season actually launches, with Week One of the regular season. Brees reiterated the deadline for doing a new deal during Thursday comments to the media from training…
Via Pro Football Talk
17 hours ago

Drew Brees downplays contract uncertainty, touts his longevity

WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. (AP) -- Drew Brees was calm and non-confrontational when asked repeatedly why he and the New Orleans Saints weren't able to negotiate a contract extension before Thursday's opening practice of training camp.If anything, the star quarterback sounded testier when the subject of a rookie safety's interception came up.Standing nearby, one of Brees' oldest...
Via Associated Press
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Drew Brees talks about his ongoing contract negotiations

Drew Brees talks about his ongoing contract negotiations at training camp in White Sulphur Springs, W.Va. Thursday, July 28, 2016.
Via NOLA.com
21 hours ago  |  Discuss

Saints GM: Drew Brees’ contract situation is not a ‘distraction’

With the start of the NFL regular season quickly approaching, it is looking more like the New Orleans Saints and quarterback Drew Brees may not come to terms on a new contract. However, Saints general manager Mickey Loomis doesn’t believe that the unsettled situation with Brees should interrupt the flow during training camp. “We haven’t made any progress. I don’t see...
Via Sportsnaut
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Listen to Mickey Loomis on Drew Brees negotiations: 'We haven't made any progress'

Mickey Loomis on Drew Brees negotiations: 'We haven't made any progress'
Via NOLA.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Why Drew Brees and the Saints are both doing the right thing

As I’m sure most of you are by now aware Drew Brees hasn’t had any kind of contract talks with the Saints in about 3 months. This is on the surface a very curious announcement as Brees is a free agent after this season, and his franchise tag will carry over 40 MILLION dollars behind it. You would think that the absolute highest priority for the Saints is to keep the greatest...
Via The Saints Nation
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Drew Brees: I haven't heard from Saints about my contract in 3 months

With the preseason just weeks away, Drew Brees says time is running out on the contract negotiations he and the Saints began in spring.The Saints' 37-year-old quarterback is entering the final year of his five-year, $100 million contract, and after some back and forth offers and counter offers in March, Brees told reporters Saturday he hasn't heard a peep out of the organization...
Via FOX Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Why are Saints holding out on contract talks with Drew Brees?

Drew Brees was thought to be a lock to earn a contract extension this offseason, but the New Orleans Saints didn’t oblige. Now we’re learning there hasn’t been any meaningful conversations on this front in a long while. This has Brees feeling a bit perplexed. “Not sure why things have not progressed,” said Brees, per ESPN’s Mike Triplett. “They made an offer in...
Via Sportsnaut
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Drew Brees will leave eventually, how much does the way it ends matter?

Drew Brees is in the final year of his contract and there’s tons of questions, speculation and uncertainty surrounding the future. There’s been some negotiations about an extension, but so far Brees is set to test the free agency market next offseason. He’s also set a deadline of the start of the season as a cut off point in negotiations at which point he would not be open...
Via The Saints Nation
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Saints roast NFL over Drew Brees snub

With football in somewhat of a dead period at the moment, the NFL Network decided to fill some space on Wednesday morning by discussing the best free agent signings in league history. The New Orleans Saints are stunned no analyst mentioned a certain quarterback who has been lighting up opposing defenses for the last 10 seasons. During the discussion on “NFL HQ,” names that were...
Via Larry Brown Sports
23 days ago  |  Discuss

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