New Orleans Saints Preseason Opponents Announced
The 4 preseason opponents of the New Orleans Saints have been announced, with one matchup being selected for network television.
New Orleans will matchup with the St. Louis Rams, Tennessee Titans, Indianapolis Colts, and Baltimore Ravens.
Two of the dates has been officially determined. The Saints will play at Indianapolis on Saturday, August 23rd, in the third week of the preseason. The game will be aired on CBS.
Week 1 (Aug.7-10th) of the preseason, the Saints travel to St. Louis for a matchup with the Rams. Former Saints defensive coordinator Gregg Williams, who was the center piece of "bounty gate", now holds the same position in St. Louis.
Week 2 (Aug. 14-18), New Orleans hosts the Tennessee Titans. The Saints have played the Titans franchise (formerly the Houston Oilers) in more preseason games than any other opponent. This will mark the 30th time the two have met in preseason action.
Week 4 (Aug. 28), the Saints end the preseason with a home game against the Baltimore Ravens. New Orleans will host the Ravens again in the regular season as well (date TBD). Of all 32 teams in the league, the Ravens are the only franchise quarterback Drew Brees has not defeated.