Former Purdue quarterback and Super Bowl MVP Drew Brees will be back in West Lafayette on Nov. 19 when the Boilermakers play Purdue, radio host Tim Newton reported Thursday.
Tim Newton said Drew Brees will be back to #Purdue for Wisconsin game on Nov. 19.
— GoldandBlack.com (@GoldandBlackcom) November 10, 2016
On Gerad Parker radio show, host Tim Newton said Drew Brees will be back for next week vs Wisconsin. Rod Woodson this week for Northwestern.
— Nathan Baird (@nbairdjc) November 10, 2016
Brees played at Purdue from 1997-2000, passing for 11,792 and 90 touchdowns as the Boilermakers reached bowl games all four seasons. He was drafted in the second round of the 2001 NFL Draft by the San Diego Chargers and went on to win Super Bowl MVP in February 2010 with the New Orleans Saints.
Purdue is 3-6 on the season. They host Northwestern this Saturday and Wisconsin the following week.