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.
|Aug. 15||36,327||W 26-16||St. Louis Cardinals||Mile High Stadium||Saturday night|
|Aug. 22||42,499||L 24-7||Baltimore Colts||Mile High Stadium||Saturday night|
|Aug. 29||26,238||L 23-7||San Francisco 49ers||Eugene, Oregon||Saturday night|
|Sept. 5||42,373||W 30-17||Chicago Bears||Mile High Stadium||Saturday night|
|Sept. 11||17,832||W 16-14||Boston Patriots||Salt Lake City, Utah||Friday night|
|Sept. 20||34,882||W 25-10||Buffalo Bills||War Memorial Stadium|
|Sept. 27||50,705||W 16-13||Pittsburgh Steelers||Mile High Stadium|
|Oct. 4||50,705||W 26-13||Kansas City Chiefs||Mile High Stadium|
|Oct. 11||54,436||L 35-23||Oakland Raiders||Oakland Coliseum|
|Oct. 18||50,705||W 24-10||Atlanta Falcons||Mile High Stadium|
|Oct. 25||39,515||L 19-14||San Francisco 49ers||Kezar Stadium|
|Nov. 1||50,705||L 19-3||Washington Redskins||Mile High Stadium|
|Nov. 8||48,327||L 24-21||San Diego Chargers||San Diego Stadium|
|Nov. 15||50,959||L 24-19||Oakland Raiders||Mile High Stadium|
|Nov. 22||66,837||W 31-6||New Orleans Saints||Tulane Stadium|
|Nov. 29||35,733||L 31-21||Houston Oilers||Astrodome|
|Dec. 6||50,454||L 16-0||Kansas City Chiefs||Municipal Stadium|
|Dec. 13||50,959||T 17-17||San Diego Chargers||Mile High Stadium|
|Dec. 20||51,001||L 27-13||Cleveland Browns||Mile High Stadium|