The Buccaneers briefly kept the Saints from scoring another touchdown. Briefly lasted 3 minutes, 36 seconds.
Brees has two touchdown passes, giving him an NFL-record 562. He entered the game one behind Tom Brady.
While Brady went 2-of-7 for 9 yards in the first quarter, Brees was 11-of-12 for 118 yards and two touchdowns. Taysom Hill completed his only pass for 19 yards.
Nine different Saints receivers have caught passes, with Tre'Quan Smith scoring the first touchdown on a 14-yard catch on third down.