Saturday, January 16, 2010
Saints' Brees by the numbers
NEW ORLEANS -- The fine folks at ESPN Stats & Information just sent over some good stuff on Saints quarterback Drew Brees.
In the regular season, Brees was the second best quarterback against standard pressure and that trend continued Saturday. Brees completed 80 percent of his passes and two touchdowns against standard pressure from the Cardinals.
Brees also continued his great play in the red zone, going 5-5 with 2 TD passes against the Cardinals. Brees had 21 red zone TD passes in the regular season, second-highest in the NFL.