Any hope that New Orleans Saints legend Drew Brees may have second thoughts about his evaporated retirement through a Friday dump.
U Announced saints Friday that Brees ’retirement became official with the wire of NFL transactions. There has never been a question that the 42-year-old was serious about riding in the sunset after him. he called her firmly of March, but some have speculated that there was a possibility of contemplating a return for an additional season because his retirement had not yet been confirmed by the league.
As well as Josh Alper he wrote for Pro Football Talk, however, the delay came only to save the Saints a bit of salary. Brees ’salary now stands at $ 11.15 million for 2021 and 2022, respectively.
Brees holds the all-time NFL record with 80,358 passing yards and is second behind only Tom Brady with 571 career passing touchdowns. The Saints, meanwhile, have Taysom Hill and former first draft general Jameis Winston competitors to replace Brees.
Earlier this week, Jim Trotter explained by the NFL website why he believes Winston should win the concert.