Drew Brees eclipses Peyton Manning as NFL’s all-time passing leader
- Quarterback breaks career record with 62-yard touchdown bomb
- Brees passed Peyton Manning’s previous mark of 71,940 yards
Drew Brees has become the NFL’s all-time leader in yards passing – and he did it in style.
The 39-year-old Brees eclipsed Peyton Manning’s previous record of 71,940 yards with a 62-yard touchdown pass to rookie Tre’Quan Smith during Monday night’s game against the Washington Redskins.