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Reports say Saints, Drew Brees may be near a deal

Drew Brees (FOX 8 Photo/FILE) Drew Brees (FOX 8 Photo/FILE)
NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -

The New Orleans Saints and Drew Brees could be close to a new contract agreement, reports say.

As the team gets ready for Sunday's season opener ProfootballTalk.com reports the two sides are close to a contract deal. 

Brees wants the deal done before the game against the Oakland Raiders Sunday in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.

CBS sports says he wants $100 million over four years.

Brees is scheduled to meet with the media later today.

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