Drew Brees Wins NFC Offensive Player Of Week Again

Drew Brees

The Saints closed out the regular season with a win that came a week too late for them to win the division crown, but it was enough for them to secure a playoff berth.

As is often the case when New Orleans wins, the play of quarterback Drew Brees was one of the headlines from the game. Brees strafed the Buccaneers secondary on Sunday, completing 24-of-31 passes for 381 yards and four touchdowns in a 42-17 win that guaranteed them a trip to the postseason even if the Cardinals had beaten the 49ers later in the day.

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