Drew Brees is having fun with his 17th NFL season, whereas enjoying within the last 12 months of his contract with the New Orleans Saints.

The 38-year-old has New Orleans in rivalry within the NFC this 12 months, and he is not trying to the long run for now.

“I will deal with 2018 when 2018 will get right here, however proper now I am within the second, I am in 2017,” Brees stated on XTRA 1360-AM, in response to Nick Shook of NFL.com.

“We’re making an attempt to get just a little bit higher each week. I really feel like we have got an important alternative forward of us and I do not plan on leaving New Orleans ever.”

Brees has accounted for a big chunk of the Saints’ salary-cap , however hasn’t had any discussions with the workforce a couple of contract shifting ahead. New Orleans would not seem to have a succession plan in place, nonetheless.

“Hopefully, I do know all of that stuff takes care of itself when it is presupposed to. I’ve not approached them about any contract. We simply have an important understanding right here,” Brees added. “Hear, we’ll undergo this season and we’ll revisit it within the offseason. Proper now, I am within the second.”