Coach Sean Payton said the Saints are trying to "reduce the amount of points you may need to score to win a game."
Saints GM Mickey Loomis insists Drew Brees isn't on the trade block.
CBS Sports' Jason La Canfora mentions Drew Brees could be entering his final season with the Saints.
A source with knowledge of the situation tells ESPN's Jeremy Fowler the Saints "appear" to have placed every member of their roster on the trade block "but Drew Brees and Brandin Cooks."
Coach Sean Payton does not expect a contract extension for Drew Brees in the near future.
Drew Brees completed 24-of-38 passes for 281 yards, one touchdown and three interceptions in New Orleans' 23-20, Week 17 win over the Bucs.
Drew Brees completed 30-of-47 passes for 313 yards, one touchdown and two interceptions in the Saints' Week 16 loss the Falcons.
Drew Brees completed 29-of-36 passes for 375 yards, three touchdowns, and zero interceptions in the Saints' 31-15, Week 15 win over the Bears on Monday night.
Drew Brees completed 29-of-49 passes for 235 yards, one touchdown and an interception in New Orleans' 41-10, Week 14 loss to the Panthers.
Drew Brees completed 19-of-27 passes for 257 yards, five touchdowns, and zero interceptions in the Saints' 35-32, Week 13 win over the Steelers.
Drew Brees completed 35-of-45 passes for 420 yards, three touchdowns, and one interception in the Saints' 34-27, Week 12 loss to the Ravens on Monday night.
Drew Brees completed 33-of-41 passes for 255 yards and a touchdown in New Orleans' 27-10, Week 11 loss to the Bengals.
Drew Brees completed 28-of-47 passes for 292 yards, three touchdowns and two interceptions in New Orleans' 27-24, Week 10 overtime loss to the 49ers.
Drew Brees completed 24-of-34 passes for 297 yards, one touchdown and one interception in New Orleans' 28-10, Week 9 win over the Panthers, also scoring a one-yard rushing touchdown.