Drew Brees gifts 174 players, coaches custom-painted game balls for passing yardage record

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Drew Brees surprised dozens of his past and present receivers, offensive linemen, coaches and mentors this week with commemorative footballs and letters to recognize the part they played in him breaking the NFL career passing-yardage record.

“I wanted to do something for everybody,” said the New Orleans Saints quarterback, who broke the record on Monday Night Football in Week 5 and has 73,908 career passing yards. Read more and watch video from ESPN.

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