Saints/Brees Agree to $100 Million Contract
Posted on Jul 13, 2012 in Local Issues, Saints, Sports
Reports emerged today that the New Orleans Saints and Drew Brees have finally reached a deal in their ongoing contract negotiations.
Today, Brees signed a 5-year $100 million contract: making him the highest paid player in NFL history.
The deal was reached two days before a firm deadline for contracts with franchise-tagged players and 11 days before the Saints are scheduled to return to training camp.
The news is sure to allay the concerns of many nervous Saints fans throughout the state.