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Drew Brees nominated for Week 3 FedEx Air Player of the Week award

New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees has been nominated for the FedEx Air Player of the Week award for Week 3.

Brees recorded 396 passing yards on Sunday, Sept. 23 along with three passing touchdowns and two rushing touchdowns against the Atlanta Falcons. Brees also broke the NFL's all-time completions record by picking up his 6,301st completion, surpassing Brett Favre on the list.

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Other nominees for FedEx air are: Jared Goff (Rams), and Ben Roethlisberger (Steelers)

The weekly FedEx Air & Ground NFL Players of the Week Awards are also a win for local communities. Along with the player awards, FedEx is making a $2,000 donation in each of the winning players' names that will go to the USO through FedEx Cares. The donation will be used to support USO programs that keep service members connected to family, home and country as they depart the military and find a new path in civilian life.

Off the field, FedEx Ground provides fast, affordable and reliable shipping. To learn more about FedEx Ground, go to