By Josh Kramer
5,476 passing yards? 46 touchdown passes? The leader of a franchise for the past six years that was a key cog in reawakening a franchise and uplifting a city? Priceless.
Yet no long-term deal?
The New Orleans Saints still have not signed the rock of their franchise to a long term deal. After all Brees has done for the organization and the city of New Orleans, ownership is going to try to give him the shaft via a franchise tag? Give me a break.
Money does not grow on trees. The NFL does have salary restrictions. Drew Brees is 33-years-old. Also, being the general manager of a professional sports franchise is no easy task by any means. But this is a no-brainer. Currently, New Orleans is having more problems than O.J. Simpson was back in 1994. The franchise is a mess from top to bottom. Yet, they haven’t signed their star player and team leader? Continue reading