After his career-threatening shoulder surgery, coaches wondered if Drew Brees would ever play football again. Then Hurricane Katrina left New Orleans under water---and the Saints homeless. Here the Super Bowl MVP shares the inspiring story of an injured quarterback, a devastated city, and an uprooted team that turned adversity into success and despair into hope! 320 pages, hardcover from Tyndale.
When a potentially career-ending shoulder injury left quarterback Drew Brees without a teamand facing the daunting task of having to learn to throw a football all over againcoaches around the NFL wondered, Will he ever come back? After Hurricane Katrina devastated New Orleans, leaving more than 80 percent of the city underwater, many wondered, Will the city ever come back? And with their stadium transformed into a makeshift refugee camp, forcing the Saints to play their entire 2005 season on the road, people questioned, Will the Saints ever come back? It takes a special person to turn adversity into success and despair into hopeyet that is exactly what Super Bowl MVP Drew Brees has doneand with the weight of an entire city on his shoulders. Coming Back Stronger is the ultimate comeback story, not only of one of the NFLs top quarterbacks, but also of a city and a team that many had all but given up on. Breess inspiring message of hope and encouragement proves that with enough faith, determination, and heart, you can overcome any obstacle life throws your way and not only come back, but come back stronger.