"You came to us at our lowest point. You led us to our highest," the Saints wrote about Brees as the team, and city, were bouncing back after Hurricane Katrina.
The two veteran quarterbacks shared a moment on the field after the Bucs defeated the Saints 30-20 in the Divisional Round.
The 42-year-old threw three interceptions in what was likely his last NFL game as New Orleans lost 30-20 at home to Tampa Bay in the Divisional Round.
Brees is playing his final game in the Superdome on Sunday, regardless if the Saints win or lose against the Buccaneers.
The most prolific passers in NFL annals meet in New Orleans in the Divisional Round of the playoffs on Sunday night.
Aaron Rodgers will square off against another future Hall of Fame quarterback next week for the right to play in Super Bowl LV.
The No. 1 seeds Kansas City Chiefs and Green Bay Packers may their postseason debut when they host the Cleveland Browns and the Los Angeles Rams.
The Green Bay Packers and Kansas City Chiefs join the playoff fray this week. Here are the games, times and TV channels after Sunday's wild card weekend.
The broadcast sported slime graphics for touchdowns, easy explanations of the game, 'Young Sheldon' breaking complex rules, and a unique way to watch NFL football.
The Bills and Saints are home favorites, while bookmakers back Tampa Bay and Baltimore to win on the road.
The Buffalo Bills, Tennessee Titans and New Orleans Saints will have a limited amount of fans, but Seattle, Pittsburgh and Washington will play behind closed doors.
All of the higher seeds, except for two of them, are favored to win during Super Wild Card weekend. Also, here are the updated Super Bowl odds.
Of the 14 total playoff spots available, only seven have been claimed so far. Once a team makes the playoffs, anything can happen—especially in 2020.
The Pittsburgh Steelers survived a scare against the Indianapolis Colts, the Titans flopped in Green Bay and the Miami Dolphins found magic in Las Vegas.
The New Orleans Saints host the Minnesota Vikings in the NFL's first Christmas Day game for three years.
The Kansas City Chiefs and Green Bay Packers are poised to clinch top seed in the AFC and NFC respectively.
The Packers and Steelers joined the Chiefs and Saints in the playoffs, but Pittsburgh relinquished the No. 1 spot in the AFC.
The Green Bay Packers, Buffalo Bills and Pittsburgh Steelers can all clinch a playoff spot in Week 14.
The Saints and Chiefs have clinched playoff spots, but not division titles. Here are the paths for 5 teams to clinch one or both this weekend. The Packers have six scenarios how they can make the playoffs.
The Pittsburgh Steelers remain top of the AFC standings at 11-1, while the New Orleans Saints hold the No. 1 seed in the NFC at 10-2.
The Saints and Chiefs are the only teams to clinch playoff spots so far. Here's where things stand after Sunday's slate of games.
There's one game remaining on both Monday and Tuesday nights, but here are the playoff games and standings if the season ended today.
The Pittsburgh Steelers are in control of the AFC at 9-0, while the Green Bay Packers and New Orleans Saints lead the NFC with a 7-2 record.
If the NFL has to shorten the season because of COVID outbreaks, it would expand its playoffs to 16 teams, meaning half the league would get in. Here would be the match-ups by using the current standings.
No two quarterbacks have compiled career numbers quite like Drew Brees and Tom Brady. The two will meet Sunday night in a game that's about more than gaudy career stats.
There are 19 NFL teams that will now allow a limited amount of fans into games. That means these 13 teams won't, including one entire NFC division.
Brees led the Saints to a 30-27 win over the Los Angeles Chargers, marking his 13th overtime win between regular season and playoffs.
Despite six-figure penalties dished out to five head coaches and each of their teams, the NFL continues cracking down on those who don't follow its coronavirus protocols.
The Packers arrive in New Orleans looking to improve to 3-0, while Drew Brees and the Saints aim to bounce back after a loss to the Raiders on Monday Night Football.
The veteran quarterback averages 4.82 air yards on his passes so far this season, his lowest figure after two games since he joined the Saints in 2006.