As the NFL plays its first Pro Bowl in Orlando, wondering if it can be a long-term landing point for the beleaguered all-star game, Drew Brees can't help but think about what was left behind.
The Saints quarterback understands the NFL's decision to move the Pro Bowl from Hawaii to Orlando from a business standpoint. Still, the 10-time Pro Bowler feels for Honolulu and the loss of the game it had become synonymous with.
"It's tough that it's not there, because we had a great fan base there," Brees said. "I know those fans appreciated it. They lived for that. They don't have an NFL team and there are a lot of football fans there."
With hopes of...