Drew Christopher Brees is a former American football midfielder who played for the National Football Federation for 20 seasons. A member of the New Orleans Saints for most of his career, Brees has led the NFL in career full passes, career completion rate and regular season assists, as well as second place in assists and career passes. He also holds the record for playing the game in a row with a touch pass, breaking Johnny Unitas' record for 52 years. Brees plays college football at Purdue, where he sets the Big Ten Conference record for hits, attempts and ground. Despite his college success, questions about his size and arm strength kept him from being selected until the second round of the 2001 NFL Draft by the San Diego Chargers. The Brees initially got stuck before having a breakout season in 2004, which earned him the Pro Bowl title and the return of Player of the Year.
|Date of birth||January 15, 1979|
|Place of birth||Dallas, Texas|
|High school||Westlake (Austin, Texas)|
|NFL Draft||2001 / Round: 2/ Pick: 32|
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Star NFL quarterback who led the New Orleans Saints to victory in Super Bowl XLIV. He spent the first five years of his NFL career with the San Diego Chargers before signing with the Saints in 2006. In 2018, he broke the NFL's record for most career passing yards and the following year, he broke the record for most career regular season passing touchdowns.
He led his Austin Westlake High School football team to a 16-0 record and a Texas state championship season in 1996. He played college football at Purdue University.
In 2010, Sports Illustrated gave him the Sportsman of the Year award for helping New Orleans rebuild in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina.
He married his Purdue sweetheart Brittany Dudchenko in February, 2003. He and Brittany have three sons, Bowen, Callen, and Baylen, and a daughter named Rylen.
President Barack Obama named him the co-chair of the President's Council on Fitness, Sports, and Nutrition in 2010.
- Former student of Westlake High School (Texas)
- Super Bowl MVP
- Maxwell Prize winners
- Athletes from Austin, Texas
- Pro Bowl players without conference
- Purdue's soccer players Boil
- Athletes of New Orleans
- Dallas Sportsmen
Latest information about Drew Brees updated on June 20 2021.