Saints Host Ravens In Preseason Finale – Game Preview
The New Orleans Saints will close out their 2016 preseason schedule on Thursday evening, when they play host to the Baltimore Ravens at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome In New Orleans.
Kickoff time is scheduled for 7 o'clock.
You can catch all the play-by-play action on ESPN 1420, beginning with the pregame show at 5 pm.
The Saints, who fell to the Pittsburgh Steelers, 27-14, last week, are 0-3 in the preseason, and have lost 8-consecutive preseason games, dating back to the 2014 preseason.
New Orleans has been outscored, 77-45, in the preseason, and have given up the second most points in the preseason, along with the Detroit Lions, behind only the Arizona Cardinals, who have allowed 84.
The Ravens, who are unbeaten in the preseason, at 3-0, have outscored the opposition, 71-46, in the process.
The Saints are averaging 403.8 yards-per-game in the preseason, including 310.6 passing yards and 93.2 rushing yards.
Defensively, New Orleans is allowing 413.4 yards a contest, including 284.0 passing yards and 129.4 rushing yards.
Baltimore is averaging 359.3 yards-per-game in the preseason, including 266.9 passing yards and 92.4 rushing yards.
Defensively, the Ravens are allowing 347.4 yards a contest, including 233.6 passing yards and 103.8 rushing yards.
The Saints open their regular season schedule on Sunday, September 11, when the host the Oakland Raiders.