2006-2007 49ers & NFL calendar

With training camps scheduled to open around the NFL at the end of July, here's a list of important dates for the 49ers and the rest of the league for the remainder of this year, along with the postseason schedule and important 2007 dates leading up to next year's draft.

July 24: Signing period ends at 4 p.m. ET for unrestricted free agents who received June 1 tender.

July 27: 49ers players report to team headquarters.

July 28: 49ers training camp practice sessions begin.

August 6: Pro Football Hall of Fame Game, Canton, Ohio – Oakland Raiders vs. Philadelphia Eagles (NBC).

August 10-14: First full preseason weekend.

August 11: 49ers open preseason with 7 p.m. (PST) game vs. Chicago at Monster Park in San Francisco.

August 29: Roster cutdown to maximum of 75 players.

September 2: Final roster cutdown to maximum of 53 players.

September 3: Teams may establish practice squad of eight players.

September 7-11: Kickoff 2006.

September 10: 49ers begin regular season with 1:15 p.m. (PST) game vs. Arizona in the inaugural game at Cardinals Stadium in Glendale, Ariz.

October 17: Trading deadline.

October 23-25: NFL Fall Meeting (New Orleans, Louisiana).

December 30-31: Regular season ends.


January 6-7: Wild Card Playoffs.

January 13-14: Divisional Playoffs.

January 21: Conference Championships.

February 4: Super Bowl XLI, South Florida (CBS).

February 10: AFC-NFC Pro Bowl, Honolulu, Hawaii (CBS).

February 21-27: NFL Scouting Combine, Indianapolis, Indiana.

March 25-28: NFL Annual Meeting, Phoenix, Arizona.

April 28-29: NFL Draft, New York City.

Late May: NFL Spring Meeting (Site TBD).

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