Thursday, March 6, 2014
Brees vs. Newton for next three years
By Mike Triplett
The most interesting question in our NFC South roundtable that posted Thursday morning was about which quarterback we would want for the next three years. I thought it was an easy choice to pick the New Orleans Saints' Drew Brees, since I'm not expecting any significant drop-off from him in the next couple years.
And I thought the answer would be even more of a no-brainer when I threw it out there to my Twitter followers – since most of them are inclined to root for the Saints, needless to say.
However, I was surprised to see how much of a mixed reaction the question received – with a lot of love being shown for the Carolina Panthers' Cam Newton (and not much for the Atlanta Falcons' Matt Ryan). Here's a sampling of the responses I received: