Saints kick off training camp

Saints kick off training camp

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - The Saints kick off training camp Thursday as the team looks to build off of last year's success.

Rookies have been at camp for a week now.  Everyone else reported yesterday for their physicals.

Players will practice pad-free for the next two days during private practices.

The first open practice will be this Saturday morning.

Head Coach Sean Payton expects some good battles for those 53 spots on the roster.

The first preseason game is August 9th on the road at Jacksonville.

The preseason home opener is the following week against Arizona.

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