METAIRIE, LA (WVUE) - The New Orleans Saints will open up 22 practices to fans as they get ready for the 2016 regular season. The bulk of the practices will take place at The Greenbrier in West Virginia.
Reporting day is July 27. The Saints begin with non-padded practice sessions on July 28. Padded practices start on July 30.
The team will travel to New England for two days of joint practices on Aug. 8 with the Patriots in Foxboro, MA. They will play the Patriots in their first preseason game on Aug. 11. The Saints will also travel to Houston for two days of joint practices with the Texans.
The first open practice in Metairie is on Aug. 22.
The Saints host their first preseason game of 2016 on Aug. 26 against the Pittsburgh Steelers.
A full schedule is below: