BATON ROUGE, La. (WGMB) — Even with his new contract Drew Brees says he's still the same person. He's still "Number 9." He's still the quarterback of the New Orleans Saints.
But, boy have things change at the work place.
"Not having him at least to talk to, as a friend, as a mentor, I’ve always known that when I walk into the facility I would see his face. That’s difficult, that’s tough," Brees said referring to the absence of head coach Sean Payton.