Drew Brees is making his debut on NBC Thursday night as the NFL kicks off the 2021 season. But in pregame, no one on Twitter was talking about the big-ticket matchup between the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the Dallas Cowboys. No, everyone was discussing Brees' new hairline. Which was ... pretty startling.
Brees had a decidedly thinning hairline over the final few seasons of his career with the New Orleans Saints. All of a sudden he showed up Thursday night with a full head of luscious locks. I think we all know something is up.
Here's a comparison:
I don't think I need to tell you that Twitter had an absolute field day with Brees' hair. Here are some of the best tweets we saw of people reacting to his shocking mane.