Drew Brees will not let the bitter fashion of Sunday’s playoff defeat be his final memory on an NFL soccer arena.
The Contemporary Orleans Saints quarterback mentioned after the intestine-wrenching 26-23 time past regulation loss to the Los Angeles Rams that he plots to reach in 2019.
“I idea on being right here subsequent three hundred and sixty five days and making another race at it,” Brees mentioned, by job of ESPN’s Mike Triplett.
Brees added: “My tips’s not even there upright now. So right here is all slightly unique. But [I’m] upright going to buy a pair of days to form of let all of it resolve in, talk with my teammates and my coaches. But I idea on being right here subsequent three hundred and sixty five days and making another race at it.”
Brees, who turned 40 years feeble on Tuesday, enjoyed an MVP-caliber 2018 season sooner than stumbling a minute bit down the stretch. The 18-three hundred and sixty five days pro done the season with a private-finest 115.7 passer rating while finishing an tainted 74.4 p.c of his passes.
The long race Hall of Fame quarterback has one three hundred and sixty five days final on the 2-three hundred and sixty five days contract signed final offseason.
The Saints’ final two seasons maintain resulted in brutal vogue, with final season’s “Minneapolis Miracle” leading into surely one of many finest non-penalty calls in NFL history on Sunday.
“Listen, it has to drive you,” Brees mentioned of the fashion the Saints’ final two seasons ended. “Clearly it stings upright now, and this would possibly possibly possibly possibly well also potentially for some time. But as we watch succor on the 2018 Contemporary Orleans Saints, man, this was once a varied crew and this was once a varied three hundred and sixty five days.”
Brees will likely be succor to are trying to buy that special crew one step extra in 2019.