Mostly Credited As: Drew Brees
Birth Name: Andrew Christopher Brees
Date Of Birth: January 15, 1979 (Age 37)
Country Of Birth: USA
Birth Place: Austin, Texas
Height: 6' (1.82 m)
Andrew Christopher "Drew" Brees, born January 15, 1979 in Austin, Texas, is a quarterback for the New Orleans Saints of the National Football League. He was drafted by the San Diego Chargers in the second round of the 2001 NFL Draft. He played college football at Purdue.
Brees has been selected to the Pro Bowl four times in his career – with the Chargers in 2004 and the Saints in 2006, 2008, and 2009. He was named the NFL's Comeback Player of the Year in 2004, the Offensive Player of the Year in 2008, and the MVP of Super Bowl XLIV. He was also selected by voters to appear on the cover of Electronic Arts' Madden NFL 11.