Robert Meachem has dropped a beauty of a deep ball from quarterback Drew Brees. It was a costly miss, as it would have caused many coaches to fume. This beauty of a ball-miss may have cost Robert Meachem a place in the team. Drew Brees holds faith in Robert Meachem and it really paid off with a fifty-six yard TD. Drew Brees assured Robert Meachem that he would be back. Drew Brees conveyed this message immediately after the costly lapse.
Meachem redeemed himself at the fourth-quarter final itself. Robert Meachem played with great skill and made the score line read 38-21, which was simply insurmountable by the Lions. Every saint player looks highly at Brees as he looks at himself first. Brees recognized the fact that he was lucky as Lions has missed two potential chances. Players recognize the quality of Drew Brees that he does not look out for excuses to clear his accountability. Therefore, the players are also motivated to follow the same quality as Drew Brees. This is the reason for the good performance of Saints. Saints are on a nine-game win heading towards an encounter with San Francisco.
Brees has become more than a leader. He became the king by leading the Saints to a super bowl championship. Drew Brees are working with some key performers such as Darren Sproles, Jimmy Graham, Brian De La Puente and Zach Strief. These players were not even a part of the Super Bowl team. Brees gained the majority support and was successful to gain the majority of such players. The off-season workout was greater than any other playing team in the NFL. Drew Brees got the players ready and the players got Drew Brees ready for the competition.
Drew Bress is still evolving as a player. In the past four games, the offense has averaged 44.2 points. The two games were played against Detroit and Atlanta. Saint’s Super Bowl team was successful in gaining a defense that could deliver as many as 41 takeaways. Among the forty-one takeaways, as many as five interceptions returned for touchdowns. The defense was successful in providing thirty points, and hence Brees did not have to work harder. The team of the present year featured twenty-six regular season takeaways. It featured only a single interception. The offense of Saints had to work a lot harder to achieve the goal. The extra time resulted in greater potency of play.