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  • Sun., Nov. 19, 2017 12:00 PM CST Live New Orleans Saints vs. Redskins The New Orleans Saints take on the Washington Redskins at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
  • Mon., Nov. 20, 2017 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CST Live Black and Blue Report Check out the Black and Blue Report, a 30-minute show about the New Orleans Saints and Pelicans.
  • Tue., Nov. 21, 2017 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CST Live Black and Blue Report Check out the Black and Blue Report, a 30-minute show about the New Orleans Saints and Pelicans.
  • Wed., Nov. 22, 2017 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CST Live Black and Blue Report Check out the Black and Blue Report, a 30-minute show about the New Orleans Saints and Pelicans.
  • Fri., Nov. 24, 2017 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CST Live Black and Blue Report Check out the Black and Blue Report, a 30-minute show about the New Orleans Saints and Pelicans.
  • Sun., Nov. 26, 2017 3:05 PM CST Live New Orleans Saints at Rams The New Orleans Saints take on the Los Angeles Rams at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum.
  • Mon., Nov. 27, 2017 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CST Live Black and Blue Report Check out the Black and Blue Report, a 30-minute show about the New Orleans Saints and Pelicans.
  • Tue., Nov. 28, 2017 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CST Live Black and Blue Report Check out the Black and Blue Report, a 30-minute show about the New Orleans Saints and Pelicans.
  • Wed., Nov. 29, 2017 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CST Live Black and Blue Report Check out the Black and Blue Report, a 30-minute show about the New Orleans Saints and Pelicans.
  • Fri., Dec. 01, 2017 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CST Live Black and Blue Report Check out the Black and Blue Report, a 30-minute show about the New Orleans Saints and Pelicans.
James Nagaoka
Director of Operations

Entering his 17th season with the Saints and 39th overall in the NFL, Director of Operations James Nagaoka oversees all aspects of the logistics and day-to-day needs of the football team. He was promoted to his current position in 2003.

Entering his 17th season with the Saints and 39th overall in the NFL, Director of Operations James Nagaoka oversees all aspects of the logistics and day-to-day needs of the football team. He was promoted to his current position in 2003.

Nagaoka arrived in New Orleans in 2000 and served as director of team logistics/box office manager for three seasons. Included in his many responsibilities is managing the Saints’ training camp operations, and in 2002 Nagaoka coordinated the construction of the indoor practice field, locker room, weight room and cafeteria at the Saints facility. In 2014, he was the coordinating advisor in the design and construction of the Sports Performance Center at The Greenbrier in West Virginia, the site of Saints training camp.

He joined the Saints after working for the Seattle Seahawks for 22 years, holding a wide spectrum of responsibilities during his tenure. His duties included entertainment, travel coordination, special projects and ticket sales. As ticket director, Nagaoka managed both sales and operations for 15-consecutive sold-out seasons.

A graduate of the University of Washington, Nagaoka has degrees in communications and Japanese literature.