New Orleans Breakers' 2023 USFL schedule: Everything to know
The complete schedule for the 2023 USFL season has been revealed. Here's a look at the Breakers' 10 regular-season games.
The New Orleans Breakers' full schedule for the 2023 USFL season was released Tuesday.
The Breakers, led by first-year coach John DeFilippo, open the season April 16 against the Pittsburgh Maulers in Birmingham, Alabama at Protective Stadium.
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Here's a look at New Orleans' 10 regular-season games for 2023:
April 16: vs. Pittsburgh Maulers in Birmingham, Alabama; Protective Stadium; 6:30 p.m. ET
April 22: vs. Houston Gamblers in Birmingham, Alabama; Protective Stadium; 12:30 p.m. ET
April 29: at Birmingham Stallions in Birmingham, Alabama; Protective Stadium; 12:30 p.m. ET
May 7: at New Jersey Generals in Canton, Ohio; Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium; 3 p.m. ET
May 14: vs. Memphis Showboats in Birmingham, Alabama; Protective Stadium; 3 p.m. ET
May 21: at Philadelphia Stars in Detroit; Ford Field; 12 p.m. ET
May 27: vs. Birmingham Stallions in Birmingham, Alabama; Protective Stadium; 4 p.m. ET
June 4: vs. Michigan Panthers in Birmingham, Alabama; Protective Stadium; 4 p.m. ET
June 10: at Memphis Showboats in Memphis; Simmons Bank Liberty Stadium; 3 p.m. ET
June 18: at Houston Gamblers in Memphis; Simmons Bank Liberty Stadium; 4 p.m. ET
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LAST SEASON'S RESULTS:
Finished second in South Division at 6-4. Lost to Birmingham, 31-17, in playoffs.
RJ YOUNG'S TAKE
DeFilippo takes over a Breakers’ team that reached the playoffs last year. He will have some of that team’s outstanding nucleus of playmakers returning for a second season, including All-USFL Defense selections Howard and Fernandez.
Offensively, wideouts Adams and Dixon highlight a loaded veteran group that should compete once again for the South Division title.
With an outstanding starting quarterback, the Breakers ought to hit the ground running when the season kicks off.
[John DeFilippo takes helm of Breakers]
More on the USFL schedule release from FOX Sports:
- The full week-by-week 2023 USFL schedule
- Michigan Panthers schedule | Interview with coach Mike Nolan
- Pittsburgh Maulers schedule | Interview with coach Ray Horton
- Birmingham Stallions schedule | Interview with coach Skip Holtz
- New Jersey Generals schedule | Interview with coach Mike Riley
- Memphis Showboards schedule | Interview with coach Todd Haley
- Philadelphia Stars schedule | Interview with coach Bart Andrus
- New Orleans Breakers schedule | Interview with coach John DeFilippo
- Houston Gamblers schedule
- A conversation with USFL VP of Operations Daryl Johnston
- 2023 USFL schedule: Best early games, title odds and more!