2014 NFL Calendar: Important dates

For the Browns, another off-season of change is in full bloom - starting with the combine, all the dates of relevance this off-season are here.

2014 NFL Calendar: Important dates

Feb. 19-25 -- NFL scouting combine, Indianapolis.

March 3 -- Deadline for clubs to designate franchise or transition players.

March 8 -- Clubs are permitted to contact and enter into contract negotiations with certified agents of players.

March 11 -- All clubs must be under the 2014 salary cap; free agency begins; trading period begins.

March 23-26 -- Owners meetings, Orlando, Fla.

April 7 -- Clubs that hired a new head coach after the end of the 2013 regular season may begin offseason workout programs.

May 2 -- Deadline for restricted free agents to sign offer sheets.

May 7 -- Deadline for club to exercise right of first refusal for its restricted free agents.

May 8-10 -- 2014 NFL draft, New York.

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