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As part of the contest, Saints quarterbacks had to soak for 10 seconds in vats of ice water.  

Inter-position competition among Saints quarterbacks at training camp is legend — and not just for pole position in the game-day lineup. (Drew Brees is the starter and no more than three of the four quarterbacks in camp — Luke McCown, Ryan Griffin and Logan Kilgore being the others — will make the final, regular-season roster.)

But the QBs find creative ways to push each other, and their latest tilt — a throwing competition centered around the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge — not only pushes the competition envelope, it raises funds for former teammate Steve Gleason’s mission: combatting amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, AKA Lou Gehrig’s disease — the crippling nervous disorder that has forced Gleason, a former defensive back with the team famous for his punt block in the 2006 home opener against the Atlanta Falcons, into a wheelchair and onto a respirator.

Spoiler alert: Brees does not win this contest.

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