Drew Brees' new $100-million contract is, well, awesome for him. He'll get $60 million of that guaranteed. $40 million of that will finds its way to his bank account NEXT SEASON.
ONE YEAR. 40-MILLION BUCKS.
In case you are wondering, this is how it breaks down:
If the Saints miss the playoffs (16 games): $2,500,000 per game
If the Saints play the maximum 20 regular season games: $2,000,000 per game
Assuming no overtimes, $625,000 per quarter.
If he duplicates last year's success (46 TDs; 5,476 yards, 468 completions):
$869,565.22 per touchdown
$7,304.60 per yard
$85,470.09 per completion
Next season he can afford…
12,539,185 gallons of milk
21,846 flights from New Orleans to Paris
128 different 2011 Ferrari 599s… but honestly, who wants a 2011? Really?
285,816 authentic NFL-game ready footballs made by Wilson