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Saints Drew Brees Nominated for FedEx Air NFL Player of the Year

Saints quarterback finished with 5,208 yards and 37 TDs

Top 100 photos of Drew Brees during the 2016 season.

New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees has been nominated for the FedEx Air NFL Player of the Year, the NFL announced on Friday.

At age 37, Brees put together another season where he threw more than 5,000 yards. That yard total has only been accomplished nine times in NFL history. Five of those nine seasons belong to Brees. Brees completed 471 of 673 passes for 5,208 yards and 37 TDs for a 101.7 passer rating.

Brees also won the award in Week 6, Week 9 and Week 12 during the 2016 season.

Fans can VOTE HERE. When the winners are announced, FedEx will make a $50,000 donation to the USO in each of their names through FedEx Cares.

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