It's finally here Saint fans, the  New Orleans Saints will take the field tonight for their first pre-season game against the Arizona Cardinals.

Of the 5 preseason games, 4 of the games will be against AFC teams.  Check out the rest of the Saints preseason schedule.

The Saints game against the Arizona Cardinals will be on tonight, August 5 on the NFL Network with kickoff scheduled for 7 p.m.

Then the Saints will travel to face the New England Patriots at Gillette Stadium then host the Jacksonville Jaguars in the home opener at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.

New Orleans will then host the Houston Texans on Saturday, August 25 in a prime-time contest nationally televised on CBS.

The Saints will finish the preseason against the Tennessee Titans.

The games that are not nationally televised will be regionally televised on CST.

Source: Neworleanssaints.com

Now let's see how the Saints do without suspended head coach Sean Payton.