Drew Brees goes theatrical about Jimmy Graham

Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON-- New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton talks to New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees (9) about winding down the final seconds in a NFL football game between the New Orleans Saints and the Philadelphia Eagles at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia on Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014.
Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON-- New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton talks to New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees (9) about winding down the final seconds in a NFL football game between the New Orleans Saints and the Philadelphia Eagles at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia on Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014.

After being accused — ridiculously — of possibly hurting Jimmy Graham’s chances to make more money, Saints quarterback Drew Brees appeared on the “Dan Patrick Show” on Friday, stood on the host’s desk, and professed his hope that New Orleans re-signs his star teammate.

“I want Jimmy back!” Brees shouted atop the desk of Patrick, whose show airs on DirecTV’s Audience Network. “I want Jimmy Graham back!”