Game at a Glance

The Dolphins close out their preseason schedule (mercifully) Thursday evening with a game at New Orleans. Here's a quick look at the matchup.

WHO: Miami Dolphins (2-1 in the preseason) vs. New Orleans Saints (2-2)

WHEN: Thursday, Aug. 30, 8 p.m. ET

WHERE: Louisiana Superdome, New Orleans, La.

TV: WFOR (live); NFL Network (replay, Saturday, 11 a.m.)

COACHES: Dolphins, Cam Cameron (1st year with team); Saints, Sean Payton (2nd season)

PRESEASON SERIES RECORD: The Dolphins lead 11-6

LAST PRESEASON MEETING: 2004 at New Orleans — Dolphins 20, Saints 19

2006 TEAM RANKINGS: Dolphins — 20th in the NFL in total offense, 22nd in rushing offense, 13th in passing offense, 4th in total defense, 8th in total defense, 5th in pass defense;

Saints — 1st in total offense, 19th in rushing offense, 1st in pass offense, 11th in total defense, 23rd in rushing defense, 3rd in pass defense

DOLPHINS INJURIES: LB Joey Porter (knee), CB Andre' Goodman (shoulder), T Anthony Alabi (knee) are not expected to play.

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