During the period beginning at 12 noon, New York time, on March 7th and ending at 3:59:59 p.m., New York time, on March 9th, clubs are permitted to contact, and enter into contract negotiations with the certified agents of players who will become Unrestricted Free Agents upon the expiration of their 2016 player contracts at 4:00 p.m., New York time, on March 9. However, a contract cannot be executed with a new club until 4:00 p.m., New York time, on March 9.
During the above two-day negotiating period, no direct contact is permitted between a prospective unrestricted free agent and any employee or representative of a club, other than the player’s current club.
The 2017 League Year and Free Agency period begin at 4:00 p.m., New York time.
The first day of the 2017 League Year will end at 11:59:59 p.m., New York time, on March 9. Clubs will receive a personnel notice that will include all transactions submitted to the League office during the period between 4:00 p.m., New York time, and 11:59:59 p.m., New York time, on March 9.
Trading period for 2017 begins at 4:00 p.m., New York time, after expiration of all 2016 contracts.
Broncos fans are able to show their Broncos pride and support of Denver Broncos Charities with Denver Broncos license plates. The Denver Broncos would like to thank the over 20,000 applicants who have donated more than $600,000 to the Denver Broncos Charities.
All Colorado residents who make a $30 minimum donation to Denver Broncos Charities will be eligible to purchase Denver Broncos license plates. Denver Broncos Charities will issue a certificate of approval confirming the donation has been received. In order to receive the Broncos' group special license plate, an individual must present to their County Motor Vehicle Office the certificate issued by the Denver Broncos Organization proving donation was paid. Your County Clerk will at that time assess a one-time $50.00 fee for the Highway Users Tax Fund and Licensing Services Cash Fund and any normal taxes and fees usually assessed with the registration and plating of your vehicle.
Denver Broncos license plates are currently available at your County Motor Vehicle office. Please contact your County Motor Vehicle office for availability. Donations generated by the Denver Broncos license plate program will be used to support Denver Broncos Charities.
All Broncos License Plates proceeds ($30 donation per plate) go to Broncos Charities' programs to improve the lives of Coloradans through youth, health, hunger and homeless relief initiatives.
Q: Where do I send my donation?
A: Your $30.00 minimum donation (check or money order only) and application (PDF) can be sent to:
Denver Broncos Charities- License Plates
1701 Bryant St.
Denver, CO 80204
Q: If I bring my donation to the stadium in person, can I get my certificate the same day?
A: No, please allow up to 2-4 weeks for processing your application and donation. Your Certificate of Approval will be sent to the same address that your vehicle is registered to.
Q: What will the Denver Broncos license plate cost me?
A: Year 1 Costs = $80 plus vehicle registration fees and taxes
Year 2 and Beyond Costs = Normal vehicle registration taxes and fees
The Denver Broncos logo WILL NOT appear on personalized license plates!
Year 1 Costs = $90 plus vehicle registration fees and taxes
Q: Why can't the Broncos logo appear on a personalized plate?
A: Unfortunately, this is not a decision made by the Denver Broncos. Per Colorado State Law, logos can not appear on personalized plates.
Q: Are applications and donations being accepted now?
A: Yes, please feel free to summit your application along with your donation at anytime. Please allow 2-4 weeks for processing your application and donation. Your Certificate of Approval will be mailed via U.S. Postal Service.
Q: Is there an application deadline?
A: No, there is no application deadline. You may submit your application and donation at anytime. Please allow 2-4 weeks for processing your application and donation.
Q: Can I submit my application and donation online?
A: Yes. Starting in 2011, you can click here to pay online with a credit card. If you want to donate more than the $30 minimum donation, you will still need to fill out the PDF above and send a check or money order.
Q: I live out of state; can I still get a Denver Broncos license plate?
A: No, unfortunately Denver Broncos license plates are only available to Colorado residents. The Department of Motor Vehicles can not issue a license plate to an out of state vehicle.
Q: I have a license plate collection, can I get a sample Denver Broncos license plate to add to my collection?
A: No, unfortunately the Department of Motor Vehicles can not issue vanity or sample plates to be put on display.
Q: Can I get a Denver Broncos license plate for my motorcycle?
A: Yes, Denver Broncos license plates will be available for motorcycles. The same application process and fees apply.
Q: Can I take my application and donation to the DMV?
A: No, the DMV cannot accept the donation to Denver Broncos Charities. Please mail your application and $30.00 minimum donation (check or money order only) to:
Denver Broncos Charities -- License Plates
1701 Bryant St.
Denver, CO 80204
Q: Can I get the Denver Broncos license plates if I don't have a Certificate of Approval?
A: No, the DMV will not issue the Denver Broncos license plates to anyone who does not have a Certificate of Approval issued by Denver Broncos Charities.
Q: My current vehicle registration expires in a week, what can I do?
A: Go ahead and renew your current license plates. Once you receive your certificate of approval you can take it to the DMV and transfer your registration to the Broncos plates. Please contact you County Motor Vehicle Office for details and information on fees.
Q: My current vehicle registration doesn't expire until next year, do I have to wait until then to get my Denver Broncos license plates?
A: No, you can take you certificate of approval to your Colorado County Motor Vehicle office anytime. The DMV will issue a credit for any unused months left on your registration. Ex: If your vehicle registration expires in June but you renew in January, you will receive six (6) months credit for the months that were unused. However, you are welcome to wait until your current registration is expired before you switch over to the Denver Broncos license plates.
Q: Does making the donation to Denver Broncos Charities guarantee that I will get Denver Broncos license plates?
A: There are a limited number of Denver Broncos license plates available at each Colorado County Motor Vehicle office. If County Motor Vehicle office runs out of Denver Broncos license plates before you go to get yours, you may have to wait just a couple months for their supply to be replenished.
Q: I have the regular standard issue green Colorado plates, can I keep the same number?
A: No, the Denver Broncos standard issue plates will have to be a different license plate number.
Q: Can I transfer my personalized plates to the Broncos Plates?
A: Yes, personalized plates are transferable. Additional fees may apply, please contact the County Motor Vehicle Office for more information.
Q: What percentage of my donation will go to Denver Broncos Charities?
A: 100% of donations collected will support Denver Broncos Charities.
Q: Is my donation Tax deductible?
A: Yes, your contribution is tax deductible to the extent of the tax law, Denver Broncos Charities will provide a receipt to file with your taxes.
Q: Who receives assistance from Denver Broncos Charities?
A: Broncos Charities implements a yearly grant cycle where grants are awarded to programs in the areas of youth, health, hunger and homelessness relief where possible.
Q: Can I get a Denver Broncos license plate for a commercial vehicle?
A: No, per Colorado statute all Group Special, Alumni and Military plates are not allowed on commercial vehicles.
Q: Can I get a Denver Broncos license plate for a registered trailer?
A: No, unfortunately Broncos plates cannot be placed on registered trailers of any kind.
Q: Can I get a Denver Broncos license plate for a motor home?
A: Yes, Broncos license plates are available for motor homes. The same application process and fees apply.
If your question has not been answered here, please e-mail your question to firstname.lastname@example.org or call (720) 258-3366 and leave a voicemail with your question and someone will return your call. To help us better assist you, please speak clearly when leaving a message and spell out your name. If you would like an application mailed to you, please leave your address in your message.