Week 16 Start / Sit: Drew Brees or Alex Smith

Week 16 Projections

Fant. Pts. Rush. Yds. Rush TD Rec. Rec. Yds. Rec TD
25.5 1.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0

Drew Brees News

Will wear brace upon returning

Thursday, October 17, 2:43 PM

Brees revealed in a radio interview Thursday that he'll need to wear a brace on his surgically repaired right thumb once he's cleared to play again, Jeff Nowak of The New Orleans Times-Picayune reports. "That's doctor's orders," Brees said.

Week 16 Projections

Fant. Pts. Rush. Yds. Rush TD Rec. Rec. Yds. Rec TD
0.3 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Alex Smith News

Resumes throwing

Wednesday, October 16, 7:16 AM

Smith (leg) threw passes Monday on a practice field, Ben Standig and Rhiannon Walker of The Athletic report.