Team will hold practices at The Greenbrier and at Metairie facility.
The New Orleans Saints 2016 Training Camp presented by Verizon will feature a total of 22 practices for fans to watch the team, starting at The Greenbrier in White Sulphur Springs, W.Va., and ending at the Saints’ Metairie practice facility.
The Saints will open 2016 Training Camp presented by Verizon on Wednesday, July 27 when all players report to The Greenbrier for physicals, meetings and their strength and conditioning tests. The Saints will begin on-field workouts in a non-padded practice session Thursday, July 28 from 9:30 a.m.-12:20 p.m. The team will hold its first padded practice Saturday, July 30 from 9:30 a.m.-12:20 p.m.
On Monday, Aug. 8, the team will travel to New England for two days of joint practices with the Patriots in Foxboro, Mass. on Tuesday and Wednesday followed by the preseason opener for both clubs Thursday, Aug. 11. The team will return to practice at the Greenbrier from Saturday, Aug. 13-Tuesday, Aug. 16 before departing the following day for Houston where it will hold joint practices with the Texans on Thursday, Aug. 18 and Friday, Aug.19. On Saturday, Aug. 20 the Saints will play the Texans at NRG Stadium and then return to New Orleans. Following four days of practices at their Metairie training facility from Monday, Aug. 22-Thursday, Aug. 25, the Saints host their first preseason game of 2016 at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on Friday, Aug. 26 against the Pittsburgh Steelers. Following the Aug. 25 practice, training camp will conclude. More extensive fan and media details regarding the joint practices with the Patriots and Texans will be available at a later date.
* All training camp practices are subject to short notice changes and adjustments based on weather and/or football operations decisions.
Article courtesy of neworleanssaints.com.