Drew Brees

Drew Brees

QB - NO
Height: 6' Weight: 209 lbsAge: 39College: PurdueDrafted: #32 (2nd Rd.)

2018 Outlook

Strength of Schedule:
17th easiest for QBs
Draft Rank (ECR) #62
Best / Worst #41 / #105
ADP #69

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Since 2008, Brees' touchdown rate had been 5.0 percent or higher, which was the reason he threw for at least 32 touchdowns in each of those seasons. In 2017, however, that number dipped to 4.3 percent. Was it Brees slipping? Well, when you look at his record-setting completion percentage (72.0 percent), highest yards per attempt since 2011 (8.1), and lowest interception rate in his entire career (1.5 percent), my answer would be an emphatic "no." The touchdowns will come back, as will the pass attempts, and Brees will likely be one of the steals in fantasy drafts.

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Drew Brees re-signs with Saints

NFL Network's Ian Rapoport is reporting the New Orleans Saints and QB Drew Brees have agreed to terms on a two-year $50 million deal including $27 million of guaranteed money.

Fantasy Impact

Although Brees garnered interest from the Vikings, he re-signed with the Saints, as we all expected. It looks like Brees, who just turned 39, will finish his career in New Orleans. His contract expires in 2020.

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ECRBestWorst# of Experts
DraftQB #6QB #3QB #1336
Dynasty QB #18QB #13QB #2629
ConsensusFFC
Overall#69#56
Quarterbacks#7#4
Projections
(2018)
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Pass CmpPass AttPass YdsPass TdsPass IntsRush AttRush YdsRush TdsFumblesPoints
391.8571.7449129.312.132.362.51.72.7283.8
History
Statistics
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Pass YdsPass TdsRush YdsRush TdsPoints
Last Week24512014
Last 3 Weeks256.31.3-1014.2
Season to Date271.11.40.80.116.4
Game Log
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OPPPass YdsPass TdsRush YdsRush TdsPoints
Week 17@ TB24512014
Week 16vs. ATL2391-4011.2
Week 15vs. NYJ2852-1017.3
Week 14@ ATL27122017
Strength of Schedule
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OppSummary
Next Gamevs. CAR1st easiest opponent
Playoffs (?)TB, CAR, PIT9th easiest opponents
Rest of Season--11th easiest remaining opponents