Drew Brees was an American football player who played in the NFL and here are few more interesting facts about his net worth, salary, records, and endorsements.
Drew Brees was a quarterback who played in the NFL for the San Diego Chargers and New Orleans Saints. Let us know more about his net worth, salary, records, and endorsements.
Drew Brees Facts
|Father’s Name||Eugene Wilson Brees II|
|Mother’s Name||Mina Brees|
|Net Worth||$160 Million|
|Date of Birth||January 15, 1979|
|Height (ft)||6′ 0″ (1.83 m)|
|Weight (kg)||95 kg (209 lbs)|
|NFL Draft Year||2001|
|NFL Draft Pick||Round 2 / Pick 32|
|Teams||San Diego Chargers, New Orleans Saints|
|Achievements||Super Bowl champion (XLIV) |
Super Bowl MVP (XLIV)
2× NFL Offensive Player of the Year (2008, 2011)
Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year (2006)
NFL Comeback Player of the Year (2004)
First-team All-Pro (2006)
4× Second-team All-Pro (2008, 2009, 2011, 2018)
13× Pro Bowl (2004, 2006, 2008–2014, 2016–2019)
7× NFL passing yards leader (2006, 2008, 2011, 2012, 2014–2016)
4× NFL passing touchdowns leader (2008, 2009, 2011, 2012)
2× NFL passer rating leader (2009, 2018)
6× NFL completion percentage leader (2009–2011, 2017–2019)
|Wife / Girlfriend||Brittany Brees (m. 2003)|
|Children||Rylen Judith Brees, Baylen Robert Brees, Bowen Christopher Brees, Callen Christian Brees|
|Endorsements||AdvoCare International, Nike, Microsoft, PepsiCo, Proctor & Gamble – for products Nyquil and Dayquil-, Verizon and Wrangler|
Drew Christopher Brees was the 2001 Round 2, 32nd overall draft pick by the San Diego Chargers. He played in the position of quarterback and has won one Super Bowl championship (XLIV).
Drew Brees Stats as of 2020
After playing college football for Purdue University, Brees began his NFL career in 2001 as a quarterback for the San Diego Chargers. He played for 20 seasons and ultimately announced his retirement in 2021.
In 2001, he was the backup quarterback for the Chargers. In his rookie season, Brees played just one game against the Kansas City Chiefs.
In 2002, they named Brees the starting quarterback and in his first season as a starter, he had 3,284 passing yards, 17 touchdowns, and 16 interceptions. He then continued to play for the Chargers till 2006.
On March 14, 2006, Brees signed a six-year, $60 million deal with the New Orleans Saints.
On February 7, 2010, Brees won the Super Bowl XLIV by defeating the Indianapolis Colts 31–17. He subsequently won the Super Bowl Most Valuable Player Award.
In 2012, Brees signed a five-year, $100 million contract with the Saints. Again, on March 13, 2018, Brees signed a two-year, $50 million contract extension with the Saints with $27 million guaranteed.
Finally, on March 14, 2021, Brees announced his NFL retirement after 20 seasons.
Drew Brees Net Worth and Salary
According to celebritynetworth, Drew Brees has an estimated net worth of $160 million. Most of his net worth is acquired from his salary and endorsements.
According to Spotrac, Brees signed a 2-year contract with the New Orleans Saints in 2020. The deal included an average salary of $25 million, with $25 million guaranteed at signing.
It is reported that in his first decade in the NFL, Brees earned $250 million in salary alone. In 2012, his five-year, $100-million contract was the most amount of guaranteed money in NFL history.
Drew Brees Personal Life
Born in Dallas, Texas, Brees is the son of Eugene Wilson Brees II and Mina Brees.
Brees has two siblings named Reid Brees and Audrey Brees.
Brees married his college sweetheart Brittany Dudchenko in February 2003. Brees has four children named Rylen Judith Brees, Baylen Robert Brees, Bowen Christopher Brees, and Callen Christian Brees.
Drew Brees Endorsements and Property
Brees enjoys endorsement deals with a wide range of companies including AdvoCare International, Nike, Microsoft, PepsiCo, Proctor & Gamble – for products Nyquil and Dayquil-, Verizon and Wrangler.
It is speculated that on average, Brees earns $15 million per year from endorsements.
Brees reportedly also owns a variety of restaurant businesses. He has a 25% stake in “Walk-On’s Bistreaux & Bar”, a sports bar. Brees also owns ten Jimmy John’s stores.
According to reports, Brees had a property near Carmel Valley, California for $2.2 million. In 2012, they sold the property for $2.4 million. In 2006, Brees purchased a New Orleans property for $1.575 million. In 2019, Brees purchased a property in Lafayette.
FAQs about Drew Brees
|What is the age of Drew Brees?|
|Drew Brees is 43 years old and was born on January 15, 1979.|
|What is the net worth of Drew Brees?|
|Drew Brees has a net worth of $160 million.|
|Where was Drew Brees born?|
|Drew Brees was born in Dallas, Texas.|
|What is the height of Drew Brees?|
|Drew Brees’s height is 6′ 0″ (1.83 m)|
|What is the weight of Drew Brees?|
|Drew Brees’s weight is 95 Kg (209 lbs)|
|Who is the wife of Drew Brees?|
|Drew Brees’s wife is Brittany Brees.|
|How many children does Drew Brees have?|
|Drew Brees has four children, Rylen Judith Brees, Baylen Robert Brees, Bowen Christopher Brees, and Callen Christian Brees.|
|In which year was Drew Brees drafted?|
|Drew Brees was drafted in 2001, Round 2, Pick 32.|
|In what position does Drew Brees play?|
|Drew Brees plays in the position of quarterback.|
|How many Super Bowls did Drew Brees win?|
|Drew Brees has won one Super Bowl championship (XLIV).|