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Advocate Staff Report
More than a week after a heartbreaking loss in the NFC Championship, Drew Brees has a message to fans: "Keep your chin up."
The Saints quarterback posted a long message to fans on his personal Instagram page Monday morning on how he's been "navigating the heartache and disappointment," calling for people to remain positive while acknowledging the loss came in part due to some things "outside our control."
Brees was likely referencing a missed pass interference call late in the game against a Rams defender which would have almost certainly given the Saints a victory in regulation and a berth in Super Bowl 53. The missed call, with just under two minutes remaining, left the Rams enough time for a game-tying field goal. They would win the game 26-23 in overtime on a 57-yard field goal by Greg Zuerlein. ...
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