NBC's "Today" Show Examines Drew Brees' Charitable Efforts
The "Extra Yard" segment on NBC's "Today" Friday morning profiled the efforts Saints QB Drew Brees and his Brees Dream Foundation to raise more than $20M for the city of New Orleans and various charities. NBC's Al Roker said Brees and his wife "are looking ahead ... to the Crescent City's future, teaming up with high school students" with the "Trust Your Crazy Ideas" challenge.
NBC's Jenna Bush Hager said, "The challenge continues to grow, with Google partnering up and adding a tech focus to this year's competition." Brees: "Every kid has a dream and at the end of the day, every kid just needs somebody to believe in them" ("Today," NBC, 11/8).