We’re just two weeks away from the start of New Orleans Saints training camp, so it’s a good time for the team to announce its 2022 schedule. We already knew that rookies are reporting on Tuesday, July 19, with their veteran teammates following not long after. But now we know the Saints will hit the field at the Ochsner Sports Performance Center for their first training camp practice on Wednesday, July 27. They’ll open up select practice dates to fans beginning Saturday, July 30.
Attending practices is free, but tickets must be reserved in advance at www.neworleanssaints.com. Saints season ticketholders will get early access for reservations on Monday, July 18, with those on the season ticket waiting list getting their turn on Tuesday, July 19. Access opens to the the general public on Wednesday, July 20. Here is when you can attend (weather permitting):
- Saturday, July 30 at Ochsner Sports Performance Center (9 a.m. CT)
- Monday, Aug. 1 at Ochsner SPC (9 a.m. CT)
- Tuesday, Aug. 2 at Ochsner SPC (9 a.m. CT)
- Thursday, Aug. 4 at Ochsner SPC (9 a.m. CT)
- Friday, Aug. 5 at Ochsner SPC (9 a.m. CT)
- Saturday, Aug. 6 at Ochsner SPC (9 a.m. CT)
- Monday, Aug. 8 at Ochsner SPC (9 a.m. CT)
- Wednesday, Aug. 10 at Ochsner SPC (9 a.m. CT)
- Thursday, Aug. 11 at Ochsner SPC (9 a.m. CT)
Additionally, the Saints have scheduled joint practice sessions with the Green Bay Packers ahead of their preseason game in Wisconsin — fans can make the trip up north for Aug. 16 and 17. And the black and gold will return to New Orleans for one last open practice session at the Caesars Superdome for Sunday, Aug. 21, beginning at 3:45 p.m. CT. So you’ll have plenty of opportunities to get an early look at the Saints before the regular season kicks off in September.