Wednesday, 12 December, 2018


Drew Brees Sets NFL's All-Time Passing Record as Saints March Over 'Skins

Drew Brees Sets NFL's All-Time Passing Record as Saints March Over 'Skins Drew Brees Sets NFL's All-Time Passing Record as Saints March Over 'Skins
Noah Ferguson | 09 October, 2018, 21:41

Alex Smith is pressured during Monday's game.

Monday night in New Orleans was all about Drew Brees' record setting statement as he broke Peyton Manning's National Football League record for all-time passing yards. Brees retrieved the ball from Smith and then handed it to David Baker, president of the Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton, Ohio. In the press box, the Superdome catering staff served "beefy mac", a meal of macaroni with ground beef that has always been one of Brees' traditional meals on the night before games.

Brees tossed 363 yards on his historic night taking him to 72,103 yards, as the Saints won 43-19 over the Redskins. Washington is 5-21 on Mondays this century, with an average margin of defeat of 10.4 points.

That happened late Monday night after the game. "It's always a national stage".

The New Orleans crowd erupted with cheers as the Saints players mobbed him on the field. They proceeded to get blown out. It defies belief if we didn't actually watch him do it every week. Kamara only had nine touches, as fellow running back Mark Ingram made his season debut after serving a four-game suspension for PEDs and announced his return with 73 total yards and a pair of scores. For the season, he's rushed for 242 yards and three touchdowns on 60 carries.

"Also, let this serve as the congratulations for the touchdown record because as you can see, I'm very busy", Manning added.

Earlier in the game, Peterson took a hit to the knee, but returned to play in the next series.

The Redskins defense was ranked No. 1 coming into Monday, giving up 14.7 points per game through the first three games. Instead, they got a second chance and drove down the field to extend their lead to 13-3. "That's Quinton Dunbar", McFarland said. With 201 passing yards, he will become the NFL's all-time passing leader.

Coach Jay Gruden will provide further updates throughout the week. "I don't have anything else more to say on the issue". On the first play of the drive, Brees launched a pass toward the right sideline to the speedy Smith, who was wide open and easily sprinted away from Nicholson's tackle attempt en route to the end zone.

Mmmmm. Beignets. The New Orleans breakfast treats make everything better. Wideout Paul Richardson also suffered a knee strain and tight end Vernon Davis hurt his hamstring. "He's in charge. I respect the head man in charge". He finished with four catches for 50 yards.

Woooooo boy! Tell us how you really feel, Mike.

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