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Saints News, 7/14/15: Drew Brees Tackles a Crocodile

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From ESPN.com: Brees can be seen pouncing on a crocodile in a promo for the upcoming season of NBC's "Running Wild with Bear Grylls." The show pairs celebrities with a survival expert to put their survival skills to the test in some of the world's most challenging locations. Brees' episode is expected to run in September, though the first episode of Season 2 debuts Monday night.

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