Each year, NFL teams play each team within their division twice and they play one AFC and one NFC team on a rotational basis. To fill in the final two spots on the schedule, the teams need to take on opponents who finished in the same position in their respective positions.
So while we need to wait to find out exactly what date each game will go down, the opponents are set.
Here is a look at the New Orleans Saints’ 2014 opponents:
|2014 Regular Season|
|Green Bay Packers||Chicago Bears|
|Minnesota Vikings||Detroit Lions|
|Baltimore Ravens||Cleveland Browns|
|Cincinnati Bengals||Pittsburgh Steelers|
|San Francisco 49ers||Dallas Cowboys|
|Atlanta Falcons (Div.)||Atlanta Falcons (Div.)|
|Carolina Panthers (Div.)||Carolina Panthers (Div.)|
|Tampa Bay Buccaneers (Div.)||Tampa Bay Buccaneers (Div.)|