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Drew Brees expected to play against Cowboys

Sunday’s game between the Dallas Cowboys and New Orleans Saints is unlikely to be a battle of backup quarterbacks, as Drew Brees has been throwing this week and is expected to play. Saints coach Sean Payton said Friday afternoon that the plan is for Brees to start against Dallas. “I think he’s planning on starting...Read More
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Cowboys v. Saints: Battle of the backup QBs

The Dallas Cowboys had a tough loss last week against the Atlanta Falcons, they were the underdogs going into that game due to the fact that they didn’t have key players Tony Romo and Dez Bryant. Nonetheless, they dominated the first half and had an 11 point lead. The second half was then taken over by the Falcons and the Cowboys let it slip away. Sep 27, 2015; Arlington, TX...
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Drew Brees 'very confident' about playing Sunday

New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees sounds pretty much like it's a done deal he'll be taking the field Sunday against Dallas. "I'm very confident I will be able to...we'll see how it progresses," Brees said, per ESPN. "But there's not anything that's gonna keep me off the field on Sunday." Brees, who sat out Week 3, practiced on Wednesday and Thursday on a limited basis while...
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Drew Brees contract restructure places Saints in unenviable position

The New Orleans Saints already placed themselves behind the proverbial eight-ball when they released Junior Galette this past summer. Less than 10 months after signing the pass rusher to a four-year, $41.5 million extension, the Saints were left eating nearly $17 million of dead money on that deal.While the Galette situation was brought about due to an off-field situation, the Saints...
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Report: Drew Brees got 'very positive' feedback from doctor

    Drew Brees may miss his second straight game when the New Orleans Saints face the Dallas Cowboys in Week 4, but it sounds like he is on the right path toward recovery. ESPN’s Ed Werder is reporting that Brees flew to Birmingham for an evaluation from Dr. James Andrews and received “very positive” feedback. Brees said the evaluation went beyond his expectations and...
Via Larry Brown Sports
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Drew Brees optimistic he will be able to play Week 4

    Drew Brees missed a game on Sunday for the first time since 2008, and it remains unclear if he will have to miss another. On Sunday, the New Orleans Saints quarterback admitted he is unsure of his situation heading into Week 4 but once again plans to play. “I don’t know my situation this week. I’m day to day,” Brees told Cox Sports Television, via’s...
Via Larry Brown Sports
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Report: Drew Brees a 'long shot' to play Week 4

    New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees has been ruled out for Sunday’s game against the Carolina Panthers, and he may be looking at more than just a one-week absence. Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports that Brees is rehabbing hard but should be considered a “long shot” to suit up in Week 4 when the Saints take on the Dallas Cowboys. While Brees’ injury has...
Via Larry Brown Sports
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Report: Drew Brees is ‘a long shot’ to play for Saints in Week 4

Drew Brees has already been ruled out for Week 3, and there is reportedly a pretty good chance he remains sidelined for the New Orleans Saints in Week 4, as well. Dealing with a bruised rotator cuff, Brees reportedly had trouble getting any velocity on his passes this week leading up to Sunday’s game against the Carolina Panthers. With that as our guideline as to how he’s doing...
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Saints have hilarious retort to 'break up' with Brees article

The New Orleans Saints are 0-2 and their 36-year old quarterback Drew Brees is a bit banged up. As a response to these two facts, an article was posted suggesting that it is time for the Saints to “break up” with Brees. The Saints caught wind of the article circulating about and took to Twitter to post this comical response, utilizing a fantastic...
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Drew Brees’ shoulder injury spells doom for Saints’ season

The New Orleans Saints are looking a lost season right in the face. A day after the Tampa Bay Buccaneers dropped the Saints to 0-2, reports out of New Orleans suggest quarterback Drew Brees might not be available to dig the floundering franchise out of the early hole. According to Ian Rapoport of NFL Network, the shoulder injury suffered by Brees Sunday may keep him out of “several...
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