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The Saints will face four teams that had winning records in 2014. (Source: Associated Press) The Saints will face four teams that had winning records in 2014. (Source: Associated Press)
METAIRIE, LA (WVUE) -

The NFL released the New Orleans Saints preseason schedule. The team will play three opponents from the AFC and a nationally televised game against Houston.

The Saints will kick off the preseason in Baltimore. It's the second consecutive season the Saints have played the Ravens in preseason.

The Saints will host the Super Bowl champion New England Patriots the next week in the home opener at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.

The Houston Texans will travel to New Orleans for a nationally televised game on August 30. That game will kick off at 3 p.m. on FOX 8.

New Orleans will wrap up the preseason slate in Green Bay.

All four preseason opponents posted winning records in 2014.

Specific dates and times for the Baltimore, New England and Green Bay games will be announced at a later date.

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