Originally Posted by Steel-Bryan
Well, why not set a high goal ?
Because it's not very realistic given the way our team has historically played and chances are if he's putting the ball in the air that much, we're losing a lot of games. After all, what does Brees ultimately have to show for almost breaking Marino's single-season yardage record last season besides an 8-8 record and a last-place finish in the NFC South? Add to that the fact that not one of the teams that had one of the top 5 QBs in the NFL in terms of passing yardage last season (Brees, Warner, Cutler, Rodgers, and Rivers, in that order) won more than 9 games. I want wins, not gaudy passing numbers.