New Orleans Saints successor revealed to Drew Brees


In the absence of confirmation by coach Sean Payton, the Louisiana franchise has already defined who will occupy the place of the historic quarterback.

Jameis Winston (Photo: Getty Images)


Jameis Winston (Photo: Getty Images)

In 13 days the 2021 season of the National Football League (NFL) and one of the teams that will have a new face will be New Orleans Saints, since after 15 years they will not have as a starting quarterback Drew brees, who withdrew from the activity.

A very complex task for the head coach Sean Payton, who had to rely to command the offense during the current season in four names: Tayson hill, in the team since 2017, Jameis winston, arrived last season, plus the substitutes Trevor siemian and Ian Book.

Although the first of those mentioned was the one who had the most presence in the Saints during the preseason losses to Baltimore Ravens and Jacksonville Jaguars, finally the strategist has already made a decision regarding the quarterback starter for NFL 2021.

Drew Brees’ successor in NFL 2021

According to the insider Adam schefter, of the chain ESPN, what happened in the preseason games ended up convincing Payton that the new starting quarterback is Winston, at least for the first game of the regular phase, against Green bay packers.

In this sense, the reporter’s information complements that Saints players were seen yesterday congratulating Jameis Winston, who closed the job with a solid performance during Monday night’s preseason win over the Jaguars. “.

Twitter: @AdamSchefter

The last preparation game that New Orleans will have before the start of the contest will be this Saturday, August 28, receive at the Superdome Arizona cardinals, where the new is expected to see action for a few minutes quarterback.

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