|Nick Hixson avoids the punter in drills - AP Photo|
Nick Hixson and the Saints host Houston at 8:00 Eastern.
Andre Holmes is fighting a back strain but is expected to play for the Cowboys in their home pre-season opener versus the Rams at 8:00 EDT.
Hillsdale fans around Michigan will get a chance to watch Oakland's Jared Veldheer as the Raiders host the Lions at 7 EDT. Below is a listing from Lions.com of local affiliates that will carry the game live.
|Metro Detroit*||WXYZ-TV||ABC 7|
|Cadillac/Traverse City||WFQX-TV||FOX 33|
|Grand Rapids||WXMI-TV||FOX 17|
|Saginaw/Flint/Bay City*||WNEM-TV||CBS 5|
|* Subject to Local TV Blackout|