*The five touchdown performance was the eighth of Brees’ career, the most in NFL history. Brees broke a tie with Peyton Manning for the most 5-TD games in league history. It was also Brees’ 22nd game with at least four TD passes, which ranks third all-time behind Manning (25) and Brett Favre (23).
*Brees completed passes to 10 different players. The last time he did so was on September 30, 2012 at Green Bay.
*Brees’ multiple-touchdown pass game was the 105th of his career. Brees trails only Brett Favre (159), Peyton Manning (142), Marino (127) and Tom Brady (110).
*Brees topped the 200-yard passing mark for the 38th straight game.