Brooks-Brees fallout continues
November 19, 2013 at 7:15 AM • Comments
SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- Everyone has an opinion on the controversial hit Ahmad Brooks put on Drew Brees.The play has been one of the lingering stories of Week 11.Here's the backdrop: The 49ers appeared to get the ball on a turnover with about three minutes to go. But Brooks, a linebacker, was called for a personal foul for a hit to Brees' neck that gave the Saints new life. It was a questionable call because it appeared Brooks hit Brees' shoulder more than the neck.