This week the NFL has started to announce some of the key games for the 2012 NFL Season. The Saints will play the opening game against the defending Champions, the New York Giants, but they will also play the pre-season opening game against the Arizona Cardinals. The NFL made the announcement today that the Hall of Fame Game, which will be played in Canton, Ohio, will feature the Cardinals and the Saints. This games will played on August 5th.
This is the first time that the Arizona Cardinals will be featured in the Hall of Fame Game. They had played in it before, but that was prior to their move to become the Arizona Cardinals.