New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees threw for 210 yards and two touchdowns in the first half of Monday Night Football against the Miami Dolphins. Brees passed Fran Tarkenton on the all-time passing yards list and is now 6th on the list. The future Hall of Famer has 47,150 passing yards and 332 career touchdowns. He was a crisp 15 of 21 with a quarterback rating of 135.0. He was sacked once right before the end of the half.
Fantasy impact: Brees shows no signs of slowing down. The 13 year veteran is having an outstanding year and entered this game with 1021 passing yards and six touchdowns. He is on pace to throw for 420 yards and four touchdowns on Monday Night Football. Fantasy owners who likely drafted him in the top 3 rounds are being rewarded with their confidence. He is a must start in all fantasy leagues and is on pace to throw for 5445 yards and 32 touchdowns. The Saints will face the Chicago Bears in Week 5.