Drew Brees Net Worth 2017: Short Bio & Wiki

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Drew Brees net worth is
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Drew Brees Net Worth, Biography & Wiki 2017

Drew Brees is a well-known American football player. He is known for being a member of such teams as the “San Diego Chargers” and “New Orleans Saints”. Drew was also named as the NFL’s Offensive Player of the Year, the MVP of Super Bowl XLIV and Comeback Player of the Year. In 2010”Sports Illustrated” gave him the title of the “Sportsman of the Year”. In addition to his career as a football player, Brees also released the book called ‘Coming Back Stronger: Unleashing the Hidden Power of Adversity”. What it is more, Drew is also participating in charitable activities.

So how rich is Drew Brees? It is estimated that Drew’s net worth is $70 million. This sum of money, of course, has come largely from his successful career as a football player, and it also might change in the future as Drew still continues playing.

Drew Brees Net Worth $70 Million

Andrew Christopher Brees, better recognizable as Drew Brees, was born in 1979, in Texas. When Drees was studying at school he was interested in many sports such as basketball, football and baseball. He was one of the best players on the school team and was considered to be one of the most valuable players. Later Drew continued his studies at Purdue University, where he also played football and received a lot of acclaim and popularity as one of the most valuable team players. In 2009 he was even inducted in Purdue’s Intercollegiate Athletic Hall of Fame.

In 2001 Drew began his professional career by playing in the team called the “San Diego Chargers”. From that time Drew Brees’ net worth began to grow quickly. At first his career in this team was not very successful, but later his skills improved and he became more experienced and successful during the games. Unfortunately, in 2005 Brees experienced an injury and was not able to play for some time. In 2006 Drew began playing in the team called the “New Orleans Saints, which had a huge impact on the growth of Drew’s net worth. Drew became one of the most productive players, and in 2010 he was even named as the Super Bowl Most Valuable Player. Step by step, Drew became more popular and acclaimed by others. As mentioned before, he is still playing in this team and will probably continue playing in the future as well.

In addition to this, Drew is also working with the company called “AdvoCare International”. This also makes Drew’s net worth grow. Additionally he created the “Bress Dream Foundation” together with his wife. Drew is involved in many charitable projects and is ready to help people who need help.

If to talk about his personal life, Drew is married to Brittany Dudchenko and they have four children.

All in all, it could be said that Drew Brees in one of the most popular American football players. There is no surprise that Brees’ net worth is so high as he has played for many years and also has great skills. There is a high chance that Drew Brees’ net worth will become even higher in the future as he still continues his career.

Quick Facts

Birth date: January 15, 1979
Birth place: Austin, Texas, United States
Height:6 ft (1.83 m)
Weight:209 lbs (95 kg)
Profession:American football player, Athlete
Education:Stanford Graduate School of Business, Purdue University, Westlake High School
Nationality:United States of America
Spouse:Brittany Brees (m. 2003)
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Interesting Facts

#Fact
1(March 14) Agreed to a six-year, $60 million contract with the New Orleans Saints.
2Named Sportsman of the Year for 2010 by Sports Illustrated magazine.
3Second son, Bowen Christopher Brees, was born on October 19, 2010.
4Named cover athlete for Madden NFL 11 (2010).
5Son, Baylen Robert Brees, was born on his 30th birthday (January 15, 2009).
6Honored by the Congressional Award in Washington, DC on June 19, 2008 with the Horizon Award. The Horizon Award is a special recognition from the Joint Leadership of the United States Congress and the Congressional Award Board of Directors. The Horizon Award is presented to individuals from the private sectors who have contributed to expanding opportunities for all Americans through their own personal contributions, and who have set exceptional examples for young people through their successes in life.
7Selected by the San Diego Chargers in the 2nd round (32nd pick overall) of the 2001 NFL Draft.
8NFL quarterback.
9Attended Westlake High School in Austin, Texas.
10Attended Purdue University.
11Heisman Trophy finalist in 1999 and 2000. Purdue University's all-time leader in passing yards (11,792), touchdowns (90), total offensive yards (12,693), completion percentage (.611), completions (1,026) and attempts (1,678). Drafted 32nd overall by the San Diego Chargers in the 2001 NFL draft.


Quotes

#Quote
1Think about winning the day. If you worried about the mountain in the distance, you might trip over the molehill right in front of you.


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Filmography

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
2005 EA Sports NFL Quarterback Challenge2005TV MovieQuarterback - San Diego Chargers

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Running Wild with Bear Grylls2015TV SeriesHimself
Katrina 10 Years After the Storm with Robin Roberts2015TV MovieHimself
The Talk2015TV SeriesHimself - Guest Co-Host
Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show2010-2015TV SeriesHimself
Conan2015TV SeriesHimself - Guest
WWF Raw2014TV SeriesHimself
Chelsea Lately2014TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Huckabee2014TV SeriesHimself - New Orleans Saints Quarterback
The Colbert Report2014TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Katie2014TV SeriesHimself
Rome2014TV SeriesHimself - Guest
A Football Life2013TV SeriesHimself
Big Morning Buzz Live with Nick Lachey2013TV SeriesHimself
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson2013TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Good Morning America2013TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Mike & Mike2010-2013TV SeriesHimself - Telephone Interviewee / Himself - New Orleans Saints Quarterback
NFL Rush Zone2012TV SeriesHimself
Person to Person2012TV MovieHimself
The X Factor2012TV SeriesHimself
Late Show with David Letterman2010-2012TV SeriesHimself - Guest / Himself - Top Ten List Presenter / Himself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno2010-2012TV SeriesHimself
The Biggest Loser2011TV SeriesHimself
Rome Is Burning2007-2011TV SeriesHimself - New Orleans Quarterback / Himself
Cartoon Network Hall of Game Awards2011TV SpecialHimself
Inside the Rings2011TV MovieHimself
Today2011TV SeriesHimself
Sesame Street2011TV SeriesHimself
NFL Monday Night Football2003-2010TV SeriesHimself - New Orleans Saints Quarterback / Himself - San Diego Chargers Quarterback
60 Minutes2010TV Series documentaryHimself (segment "Cool Brees")
Entourage2010TV SeriesHimself
America's Game: The Superbowl Champions2010TV Series documentaryHimself
Entertainment Tonight2010TV SeriesHimself
Hannity2010TV SeriesHimself
Live with Kelly and Michael2010TV SeriesHimself
The Oprah Winfrey Show2010TV SeriesHimself
Super Bowl XLIV2010TV SpecialHimself - New Orleans Saints Starting Quarterback
The Jay Leno Show2009-2010TV SeriesHimself - New Orleans Saints / Himself
NBC Sunday Night Football2006-2007TV SeriesHimself - New Orleans Saints Quarterback
18th Annual American Century Championship2007TV Mini-SeriesHimself
Fox NFL Sunday2006TV SeriesHimself - New Orleans Saints Quarterback
The NFL Today2006TV SeriesHimself - New Orleans Saints Quarterback
Pardon the Interruption2006TV SeriesHimself
17th Annual American Century Championship2006TV Mini-SeriesHimself
ESPN's Sunday Night Football2005TV SeriesHimself - San Diego Chargers Quarterback
16th Annual American Century Championship2005TV Mini-SeriesHimself
Wheel of Fortune2003-2005TV SeriesHimself
Strike Zone2005TV SeriesHimself
2001 NFL Draft2001TV SeriesHimself - 32nd Overall Pick
2001 Rose Bowl2001TV MovieHimself - Purdue Boilermakers Quarterback
2000 Outback Bowl2000TV MovieHimself - Purdue Boilermakers Quarterback
1998 Builders Square Alamo Bowl1998TV MovieHimself - Purdue Boilermakers Quarterback
1997 Builders Square Alamo Bowl1997TV MovieHimself - Purdue Boilermakers Quarterback

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Mike & Mike2013-2015TV SeriesHimself - New Orleans Saints Quarterback
Inside Edition2015TV Series documentaryHimself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno2010TV SeriesHimself
If God Is Willing and da Creek Don't Rise2010TV Series documentaryHimself
Rome Is Burning2010TV SeriesHimself

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