He led his team to a division title.
In doing so, with an impressive carving up of the Atlanta Falcons, Brees passed Marino's record for passing yards in the fourth quarter. The game was stopped to acknowledge the feat, which came on a 9-yard touchdown pass to Darren Sproles with 2:51 left, but for Brees it's far less important than the Saints winning the NFC South.
They will be one heck of a dangerous No. 3 seed.
The Saints are riding high behind Brees' arm, which has been hotter than a bucket of Louisiana hot sauce. It looks like they are on a collision course with the Packers, but you never know in the playoffs.