Saints fans hoping to hear good news about the injury situation regarding star quarterback Drew Brees, will have to continue waiting.
On Sunday, Brees was forced to leave the Saints game against the 49ers after sustaining a hard hit to the ribs. On Monday, ESPN NFL reporter Ed Werder reported that Brees had suffered a collapsed lung, and five rib fractures.
Saints’ QB Drew Brees has multiple rib fractures on both sides of his chest and a collapsed lung on the right side, per @WerderEdESPN.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) November 16, 2020
The two broken ribs on his right side occurred in the first half of the Saints’ victory over the San Francisco 49ers, a game that backup Jameis Winston finished after Brees determined he could not play the second half because he was having difficulty breathing.
The three fractured ribs on the left side are believed to