The suit claimed that Vihad Moradi improperly valued gems they bought as an investment at $15 million when they were worth millions less. Moradi denied the allegations in court. Brees was a quarterback with the San Diego Chargers in 2002 until joining the Saints in 2006. He led them to the National Football League championship in 2009.
Last year, Brees set the all-time passing record for NFL quarterbacks.