The official 2011 New Orleans Saints schedule has been released, highlighted by four prime-time games, three of them at home in the Super Dome.*
As reported earlier, the Saints will open the NFL season against the Packers at Lambeau Field on September 8th.
Other highlights include a Sunday night game at home versus the Colts on October 23rd, a Monday Night Football game against the Giants on November 28th (earlier reported as a Sunday game) and another Monday Night Football showdown against the Falcons on December 26th in Week 16 that could prove to be crucial. Circle that last one on your calenders.
The Saints will have three straight road games to start the month of October (Jaguars, Panthers, Bucs).
Make the jump for the full schedule.
*Season may not actually happen.
Thursday, Sept. 8 @ Green Bay - 7:30pm
Sunday, Sept. 18th vs. Chicago - 12pm
Sunday, Sept. 25th vs. Houston - 12pm
Sunday, Oct. 2nd @ Jacksonville - 12pm
Sunday, Oct. 9th @ Carolina - 12pm
Sunday, Oct. 16th @ Tampa Bay - 3:15pm
Sunday, Oct. 23rd vs. Colts - 7:20pm (SNF)
Sunday, Oct 30th. @ Rams - 12pm
Sunday, Nov. 6th vs. Tampa Bay - 1pm
Sunday, Nov. 13th @ Falcons - 12pm
Monday, Nov 28th vs. Giants - 7:30pm (MNF)
Sunday, Dec. 4th vs. Lions - 12pm
Sunday, Dec. 11th @ Titans - 12pm
Sunday, Dec. 18th @ Vikings - 12pm
Monday Dec. 26th vs. Falcons - 7:30pm (MNF)
Sunday, Jan. 1st vs. Panthers - 12pm