- Home vs Kansas City Chiefs on Friday, Aug. 9 (7:00 p.m.)
- Home vs Oakland Raiders on Friday, Aug. 16 (7:00 p.m.)
- At Houston Texans on Sunday, Aug. 25 (3:00 p.m.)
- At Miami Dolphins on Thursday, Aug. 29 (6:30 p.m.)
The Black and Gold will face four AFC opponents in their 2013 preseason schedule, including one contest at Houston that will be televised nationally on Sunday afternoon, August 25 by FOX Sports.
The Saints game at Houston marks the fourth consecutive season the team will appear on a nationally televised broadcast. In 2012, the Saints defeated the Arizona Cardinals in the Hall of Fame game 17-10 and also upended the Houston Texans 34-27.