Drew Brees introduced his retirement from the NFL on Sunday.
He made an announcement on his Instagram — 15 years to the day he signed with the New Orleans Saints.
“After 20 years as a participant within the NFL and 15 years as a Saint, it’s time I retire from the sport of soccer. Every day, I poured my coronary heart & soul into being your Quarterback. Til the very finish, I exhausted myself to provide the whole lot I needed to the Saints group, my workforce, and the good metropolis of New Orleans. We shared some wonderful moments collectively, lots of that are emblazoned in our hearts and minds and can without end be part of us. You might have molded me, strengthened me, impressed me, and given me a lifetime of reminiscences. My purpose for the final 15 years was striving to provide to you the whole lot you had given to me and extra,” he wrote in his submit.
“I’m solely retiring from enjoying soccer, I’m not retiring from New Orleans. This isn’t goodbye, fairly a brand new starting. Now my actual life‘s work begins!”