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- Aug 1, 1997
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Giants show anything is possible in playoffs
MikeTriplett / New Orleans Times-Picayune
PHOENIX, ARIZ. -- Saints quarterback Drew Brees admitted he went through "that period of withdrawal" after the Saints finished with a losing record last month and missed the playoffs.
But his unwavering optimism survived intact.
"I've got to be honest, it was kind of tough, especially to watch a team like the Giants, who get in as a fifth seed, have to go on the road and win three games, and now they're in the Super Bowl. So it's kind of like, 'Gosh, it could have been us,' " said Brees, who is in Phoenix this week doing a promotion with Chili's restaurant and enjoying the Super Bowl scene with friends. Full Story – Picayunehttp://www.nola.com/saints/t-p/?/base/sports-4/1201760580210250.xml&coll=1