Brees visits Tom Benson’s gravesite on first day of retirement

Deuce McAllister looks back at Drew Brees' record-setting career

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - On the first day of Drew Brees’ retirement, the future hall of famer and his wife Brittany visited the gravesite of former New Orleans Saints owner Tom Benson.

Gayle Benson joined them for a prayer at the gravesite.

Benson died three years ago on March 15.

More Brees headlines:

Brees joining NBC Sports after retiring from the Saints

‘You are my hero’ WR Michael Thomas writes emotional message after Brees announces retirement

Copyright 2021 WVUE. All rights reserved.

See a spelling or grammar error in our story? Click Here to report it. Please include title of story.