Saints quarterback Drew Brees wins NFC Offensive Player of the Week Award _lowres

New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees (9) changes a play during the second half of an NFL football game against the Pittsburgh Steelers in Pittsburgh, Sunday, Nov. 30, 2014. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

Saints quarterback Drew Brees earned himself his 18th NFC Offensive Player of the Week award since arriving in New Orleans in 2006 with the five touchdowns he threw in his team’s 35-32 victory at Pittsburgh on Sunday.