New Orleans Saints fullback Heath Evans said recently that quarterback Drew Brees played six game this season, with a knee ligament tear. Brian Allee-Walsh, of neworleans.com, has the story, below.

Drew Brees #9 of the New Orleans Saints walks off the field after the game against the Baltimore Ravens  at M&T Bank Stadium on December 19, 2010 in Baltimore, Maryland. The Ravens defeated the Saints 30-24.

Courtesy---Brian Allee-Walsh/neworleans.com

Did he or didn’t he?

Did New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees suffer significant damage to his left knee in a Week 3 overtime loss to the Atlanta Falcons at the Superdome?

According to Saints fullback Heath Evans, Brees played “six weeks with a torn MCL’’ in his left knee, referring to a medial collateral ligament.

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