NFL Expansion Draft, Houston, Texas
Deadline for clubs to designate franchise & transition players
February 28-March 4
Scouting Combine, Indianapolis, Indiana
Deadline for submissions of qualifying offers by clubs to their RFA whose contracts have expired and to whom they desire to retain a right of first refusal/compensation.
Deadline for clubs to submit offer of minimum salary to retain exclusive negotiating rights to their players with fewer than three seasons of free agency credit whose contracts have expired
Veteran free agency signing period begins
Trading period begins
NFL Europe League training camps open
NFL Annual Meeting, Orlando, Florida
NFL Europe League season begins
Signing period ends for restricted free agents
Deadline for old club to exercise right of first refusal to restricted free agents
NFL Draft, New York City
NFL Spring Meeting, Houston, Texas
Deadline for old clubs to send tender to unsigned unrestricted free agents to receive exclusive negotiating rights for rest of season if player is not signed by another club by July 22.
Deadline for old clubs to send tender to unsigned restricted free agents or to extend qualifying offer to retain exclusive negotiatings rights.
Deadline for old clubs to withdraw original qualifying offer to unsigned restricted free agents and still retain exclusive negotiating rights by substituting tender of 110 percent of previous year's salary.
NFL Europe League regular season ends
World Bowl X, Dusseldorf, Germany
Signing period ends at 4 pm (ET) for unrestricted free agents who received June 1 tender
American Bowl, Osaka, Japan - San Francisco vs. Washington
Pro Football Hall of Fame Game - Houston vs. NY Giants
Regular season ends
Wild Card Weekend
Super Bowl XXXVII, San Diego, California
AFC-NFC Pro Bowl, Honolulu, Hawaii