Cool Brees on hot day in Times Square

The Saints QB was in NYC filming a commercial for the latest version of "Madden"

Updated: July 7, 2010, 1:28 AM ET
By Jane McManus | ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK -- There may be glory in being named the cover athlete for Electronic Arts' "Madden" video game. But you better not be superstitious. Think of Troy Polamalu's knee injury after he appeared on the cover last season, or Brett Favre before his ignominious year with the New York Jets.

New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees, from the comfort of an air-conditioned bus parked off Times Square on Tuesday, said that he would risk the curse because the fans voted for him to receive ...

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