The Facts: Brees announced he will return for the 2020 season. Brees made the announcement via Instagram with the following statement: "My feelings about the 2020 season! I look forward to the grind and the journey, for the reward at the end will be worth it!!! Love you #WhoDatNation. Let’s make another run at it!"
Diehards Line:Although he missed five games with a thumb injury in 2019, Brees, the NFL's career leader in touchdown passes and passing yards, captained the Saints to another NFC South title before New Orleans was upset by the Vikings in the NFC Wild Card Round. Brees, who turned 41 last month, led the NFL with a 74.3 completion percentage and had 2,979 yards and 27 touchdown passes in 11 games. ... A more detailed version of this story is now available HERE.