2006-07 NFL calendar

Here are some key dates in the National Football League calendar for the 2006-07 season. Training camps around the league begin in late July. Super Bowl XLI is set for February 4, 2007 in South Florida.

July 24: Signing period ends at 4:00 PM ET for unrestricted free agents who received June 1 tender.

Late July: Training camps open around the league. Green Bay's camp begins on July 28.

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

August 10-14: First full preseason weekend

August 29: Roster cutdown to maximum of 75 players

September 2: Roster cutdown to maximum of 53 players

September 3: Clubs may establish practice squad of eight players

September 7-11: Kickoff 2006

October 17: Trading deadline

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

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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