Cold Brees

Posted: January 02, 2014

The forecast for Saturday's Eagles-Saints game at Lincoln Financial Field is for temperatures in the low 30s with a 60 percent chance of rain and snow showers. Saints quarterback Drew Brees has not had a lot of success in the cold. Here's a look at Brees' career record when the temperature has been 40 degrees or below.

Date    Team   Opp.   Temp.    Result   Comp.-Att.   Yds.   TD-INT

         (Windchill)

12/15/02   SD   BUF   36 (27)   L 20-13   13-24   148   0-0

12/22/02   SD   KC   33 (26)   L 24-22   26-40   242   2-0

12/21/03   SD   PIT   36 (27)   L 40-24   16-26   198   1-2

11/28/04   SD   KC    35 (26)   W 34-31   28-37   378   2-0

12/19/04   SD   CLE   18 (-10)   W 21-0   4-6   85   1-0

1/21/07*   NO   CHI   28 (13)   L 39-14   27-49   354   2-1

12/30/07   NO   CHI   30 (24)   L 33-25   35-60   320   3-2

12/11/08   NO   CHI   28 (18)   L 27-24   24-43   232   2-2

12/6/09   NO   WAS   36 (29)   W 33-30   35-49   419   2-1

1/8/11**   NO   SEA   40 (35)   L 41-36   39-60   404   2-0

*NFC championship game; **NFC wild-card game

KEY FACTS: Record: 3-7, Average points per game: 24.6; Completion pct.: 64.3 (247 for 384); Total yards: 2,780; TDs: 17; INTs: 8; Passer rating: 88.9.

Source: NFLgsis.com - Bob Brookover

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