Those who are unable to catch the local telecasts of New Orleans Saints preseason action are sure to be happier today. The team announced on Thursday afternoon that all of their exhibition games will be rebroadcast on the NFL Network. New Orleans suits up for their first game at home against the Minnesota Vikings, which is set for a 7 p.m. kickoff. That game will be immediately rebroadcast at 10:00 p.m. and then again on Thursday, August 15 at 9:00 a.m.
For the second week, the Saints travel to the west coast to play the Los Angeles Chargers in a nationally televised CBS game on Sunday, August 18 at 3:00 p.m. That will be replayed at 11:00 p.m. on NFL Network and then on Wednesday, August 21 at 11:00 p.m.
Week 3 of the preseason sees New Orleans heading up to New York to take on the Jets on August 24 at 6:30 p.m. with a rebroadcast happening on Sunday, August 25 at 9:00 a.m. and on Wednesday, August 28 at 3:00 p.m. Finally, the last preseason contest at home against the Miami Dolphins on August 29 at 7:00 p.m. will see a rebroadcast on Friday, August 30 at 9:00 a.m.