2003 OFFSEASON SCHEDULE
|Feb. 2||AFC-NFC Pro Bowl, Honolulu, Hawaii (ABC)|
Scouting Combine, Indianapolis, Ind.
Franchise and Transition Player Designation Date
|Feb. 24||NFL Europe
NFL Europe League training camps open.
Minimum Salary Offer
Qualifying Offer Deadline
|March 23-26||NFL Annual Meeting
NFL owners meeting in Phoenix, Ariz.
NFL Schedule Announced
|April 5||NFL Europe Begins
NFL Europe League season begins.
|April 18||RFA Signing Deadline
Signing period ends for restricted free agents.
|April 25||First-Refusal Deadline
Deadline for old club to exercise right of first refusal to restricted free agents.
|April 26-27||NFL Draft
Annual player selection meeting, New York.
|May 9-11||Tentative Vikings Minicamp
Tentative dates for the first official developmental minicamp for Vikings. Closed to the public.
|May 20-21||Spring Meeting
NFL spring meeting, Philadelphia, Pa.
Tenders to UFAs
NFL Europe Ends
Qualifying Offer Withdrawls
Tendered UFA Signing Ends
|End of July||
Training Camp Opens
First Preseason Weekend
First Regular-Season Weekend
2003 Offseason Schedule
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