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VIDEO: 20 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Drew Brees

Did you know that Drew comes from a long-line of athletes?

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Former New Orleans Saints TE Jimmy Graham played basketball at the University of Miami.

The Miami Dolphins were hesitant to sign Drew Brees in the 2006 offseason after review the medical reports on his surgically-repaired shoulder.

New Orleans Saints Head Coach Sean Payton learned under Bill Parcells while on the coaching staff of the Dallas Cowboys.

As a New Orleans Saints fan, there are tons of “Did You Know?” facts that you will hear on repeat during a Saints broadcast. Over at, they made a video of 20 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Drew Brees. Even as a Saints fan, there’s a chance you might learn a thing or two about the former Super Bowl MVP.

Highlights include Drew’s grandfather as a high school football coach, his troubles with his mother, and his political ties.

Check it out and tell us in the comments any random facts you might know about a current or former Saints player.