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.
The Broncos along with Bud Light flew in Alejandra Chaparro from Mexico for the trip of a lifetime. Saturday, Chaparro toured the UCHealth Training Center before attending the game on Sunday. (Photos by Caroline Deisley)
Take a look back through an incredible 2016, from the AFC Championship against New England, to Super Bowl 50, to the trip to the White House, to Justin Simmons and Will Parks' thrilling two-point play in New Orleans.
In putting together a collection of our top 16 photos from 2016, many great images had to be left out. But we pooled the 40 leftover photos to remember what didn't make the cut.
Step into the Broncos' position meeting rooms at UCHealth Training Center and see the players fill out their Pro Bowl ballots. (photos by Ben Swanson)
At The Swamp, a bar on Bourbon Street in New Orleans, the Broncos hosted a fan meetup for those traveling to see their beloved Broncos take on the Saints on Sunday.
Though Von Miller fell to the Panthers' Greg Olsen in the Madden Charity Challenge, he had a blast representing Von's Vision. (photos by Ben Swanson)
Four Broncos players along with Miles the Mascot and Broncos Cheerleaders mingled with military members and toured Buckley Air Force base Tuesday as a part of the NFL's Salute to Service campaign. (Photos by Caroline Deisley)
Miller hosted his annual Von Miller's Celebrity Steak Out at the Denver Ritz-Carlton to help Denver youth with their eyesight. (Photos by Aric DiLalla)
The Broncos Bunch Kids Club toured a haunted Sports Authority Field at Mile High and hung out at Miles' Fall Festival. (Photos by Caroline Deisley)
Go inside the Broncos' equipment room as the staff prepares for Thursday night's Color Rush game. (photos by Ben Swanson)
As part of his Tech Tuesdays series, tackle Russell Okung visited AOL co-founder Steve Case's Rise of the Rest Road Trip. (photos by Eric Bakke)
Broncos Head Athletic Trainer Steve "Greek" Antonopulos was inducted into the University of Northern Colorado Hall of Fame on Friday, Sept. 30, 2016. (photos by Ben Swanson)
Russell Okung ventured to the United Airlines' training center for the first trip in his new "Tech Tuesday with Russell" series. (Photos by Aric DiLalla)
The Broncos welcomed Austin Denton, a CBS correspondent and cancer survivor, to UCHealth Training Center Friday before the Bengals game. (photos by Ben Swanson)
The Broncos hosted the Colorado Rapids Tuesday at the Pat Bowlen Fieldhouse to kick field goals with the specialists before playing them in Madden.