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He’s Back: Drew Brees Formally Announces Return For 2020 Season

The New Orleans Saints’ greatest quarterback isn’t calling it quits just yet. The 41-year-old Brees announced today that he intends to return for his 20th season, putting off retirement for at least another year.

In an Instagram post this morning from a vacation in Hawaii, Brees formally made it known that he intends to return for the 2020 season. See the full post below.


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My feelings about the 2020 season! I look forward to the grind and the journey, for the reward at the end will be worth it!!! Love you #WhoDatNation. Let’s make another run at it!

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Brees currently has 77,416 yards passing, 547 passing touchdowns through 250 + games. He holds three of the four major all-time quarterbacking records: passing yards (77,416), passes completed (6,867) and passing touchdowns (547). 

Brees has been with the Saints since 2006 and will continue that legacy at least one more year. With Mardi Gras here, and Brees announcing his return, it truly is a time to rejoice New Orleans. 

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