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Multiple sources confirm Drew Brees will play on Sunday

Posted at 2:31 PM, Oct 26, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-26 15:41:37-04

Drew Brees will play in Sunday's game against the Arizona Cardinals, according to

Reporters from ESPN and the NFL report that, weeks after having surgery on his thumb, Brees will return to the field against the Cardinals.

NFL reporter Ian Rapaport also confirmed the news on Twitter:

Brees has been practicing with the team over the last few days.

Earlier this week, Drew said "the plan" was for him to play on Sunday, "as long as he felt he could play the position properly."

Brees injured his thumb in the Saints matchup against the Los Angeles Rams on September 15.

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