Brees: ‘Goal No.1 was to win the division’

Brees: ‘Goal No.1 was to win the division’
Drew Brees leaps over the line for a touchdown. (Source: Nola.com)

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - The Saints clinched back-to-back NFC South titles with their victory in Tampa Bay. It’s first time the Black and Gold have accomplished that feat in franchise history.

New Orleans (11-2) is guaranteed a home playoff game by clinching the division. Quarterback Drew Brees pointed out the Saints have a lot of season left, but it was good to reach one of their milestones this season.

“Goal No. 1 was to win the division, win the division again. Came together on all sides making plays in the second half. Great team win. Epitomy a of great team win,” said Drew Brees.

The Black and Gold trailed 14-3 at the half, but stormed back to outscore Tampa Bay, 22-0, in the second half.

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