2016 New Orleans Saints Schedule

Below you will find the weekly regular-season schedule for the Saints and here is the entire 2016 NFL preseason schedule.

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WeekDateOpponentTime (ET)Results
Week 1Sun., Sept. 11vs. Oakland Raiders1:00 PML 35-34
Week 2Sun., Sept. 18at New York Giants1:00 PML 16-13
Week 3Mon., Sept. 26vs. Atlanta Falcons8:30 PML 45-32
Week 4Sun., Oct. 2at San Diego Chargers4:25 PMW 35-34
Week 5BYE WEEK
Week 6Sun., Oct. 16vs. Carolina Panthers1:00 PMW 41-38
Week 7Sun., Oct. 23at Kansas City Chiefs1:00 PML 27-21
Week 8Sun., Oct. 30vs. Seattle Seahawks1:00 PMW 25-20
Week 9Sun., Nov. 6at San Francisco 49ers4:05 PMW 41-23
Week 10Sun., Nov. 13vs. Denver Broncos1:00 PML 25-23
Week 11Thu., Nov. 17at Carolina Panthers8:25 PML 23-20
Week 12Sun., Nov. 27vs. Los Angeles Rams1:00 PMW 49-21
Week 13Sun., Dec. 4vs. Detroit Lions1:00 PML 28-13
Week 14Sun., Dec. 11at Tampa Bay Buccaneers1:00 PML 16-11
Week 15Sun., Dec. 18at Arizona Cardinals4:05 PMW 48-41
Week 16Sat., Dec. 24vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers1:00 PMW 31-24
Week 17Sun., Jan. 1at Atlanta Falcons1:00 PML 38-32



New Orleans Saints - 2016 Draft Results

The table below are all of the 2016 NFL Draft picks selected by the New Orleans Saints.

RoundOverallPlayerPositionSchool
112Sheldon RankinsDTLouisville
247Michael ThomasWROhio State
261Vonn BellSOhio State
4120David OnyemataDTManitoba (Canada)
7237Daniel LascoRBCal

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2016 Fantasy Football Rankings

Fantasy Football Rankings from Kevin Hanson:
Proven track record of accuracy
The rankings above are from Kevin Hanson, who ranks No. 9 overall in multi-year (2011-14) accuracy (via FantasyPros).

In addition, he ranks in the top eight among three major fantasy positions during the same span (2011-14):
  • No. 8 in multi-year QB accuracy
  • No. 6 in multi-year RB accuracy
  • No. 5 in multi-year WR accuracy
Note: FantasyPros began tracking Hanson in 2011.

Fantasy Football Strength of Schedule

Our 2016 fantasy football strength of schedules are based on the cumulative fantasy points allowed in 2015 to a team's Week 1-16 opponents in 2016.

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