Deal forbids Brees from motorcycle

Updated: May 19, 2014, 11:58 AM ET
By Darren Rovell | ESPN.com

Endorsements often rely on athletes professing their love of a particular product, but New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees admits that he can't even try the latest product he's pitching.

The product is the Can-Am Spyder motorcycle, and Brees' NFL contract forbids him from riding one.

Despite the challenge, the company liked the spokesman in Brees, who was familiar with the brand after a former teammate purchased one.

"We knew the restrictions from the beginning, ...

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