This offseason, Saints fans may just find out, as his current contract with New Orleans is now complete.
Considering that Brees' previous deal had him as only the 15th highest paid man under center last season, his price tag is about to sky rocket. Men who are as elite as Brees and capable of leading offenses as well as he does do not barely get paid in the top 50 percent of the league.
This summer could be very interesting for the Saints and how they go about the chess game that will surely be re-signing Brees.
It seems incredibly likely the Saints will do whatever it takes to retain their best player, but what would have to happen to break up the happy marriage?
Here are five scenarios that may, though highly unlikely, end Brees' time in the Big Easy.