Drew Brees led the New Orleans Saints to two touchdowns on his three drives, but he was just one of many players who looked sharp in the Saints' 38-20 win over the Houston Texans in preseason Week Two.
Coach Sean Payton challenged everyone on his team, from the starters to fourth-stringers, to raise their level of play after coming out flat a week earlier in a 27-24 loss to New England. His message was that the Super Bowl is long over and a new season is under way.
The team as a whole met the challenge, and it resulted in an easy victory.
Here are six players whose high level of play stood out in the second preseason game.