Ordinarily when an NFL player is set to become a free agent, a team can still retain said player for two additional years by using the franchise tag.
Articles tagged: Drew Brees
If you’re going to win games in the NFL, you need to have playmakers. These are the guys who can turn a game around with a big play and lift the team when they need it most.
The NFL has morphed into a high-powered passing league, which means wide receivers have become paramount to a team’s overall success. We recently ranked the top 10 talents in the league.
Drew Brees is entering the final guaranteed year of his contract, and he will turn 39 shortly after the season ends. But like Tom Brady, the old man insists he is not giving retirement a thought.
Saints defensive end Cameron Jordan wants in on the fun of Jerseygate.
Drew Brees just celebrated his 38th birthday, but despite his relatively advanced age, he’s not looking at hanging it up anytime soon.
Drew Brees’s representatives reportedly got to the point of canvassing the NFL for potential options should the quarterback’s contract expire, and they had some targets in mind.
Drew Brees and the Saints reportedly have agreed to a contract extension that appears to be a short-term solution that will keep the quarterback in New Orleans for another year.