Drew Brees has been named the NFL's Clutch Performer of the Week, his third weekly NFL award this week, the league announced Friday.
Brees completed 39 of 50 passes (78%) for 505 yards and seven touchdowns for a 131.7 passer rating in the Saints' 52-49 win over the Giants.
Brees became the eighth quarterback in NFL history with seven touchdown passes in a single game, tying the league record. His seventh touchdown pass went to C.J. Spiller, and it tied the game with just 36 seconds remaining. After a Giants punt, the Saints kicked a 50-yard field goal to win the game from Kai Forbath in the 52-49 win over the New York.
Photos of Drew Brees from the 2015 season. Photos by Michael C. Hebert. New Orleans Saints photos.