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  • Sat., Jan. 28, 2017 12:30 PM MST Senior Bowl Senior Bowl, Ladd-Peebles Stadium, Mobile, Alabama
  • Sun., Jan. 29, 2017 6:00 PM MST NFL Pro Bowl NFL Pro Bowl, Camping World Stadium, Orlando, Florida
  • Sun., Feb. 05, 2017 4:30 PM MST Super Bowl LI Super Bowl LI, NRG Stadium, Houston, Texas
  • Wed., Feb. 15, 2017 12:00 AM MST First day to designate Franchise or Transition players First day for clubs to designate Franchise or Transition Players.
  • Tue., Feb. 28, 2017 12:00 AM MST Combine Timing and Testing The Combine begins in Indianapolis and runs through March 6.
  • Wed., Mar. 01, 2017 2:00 PM MST Deadline to designate Francise or Transition Players Prior to 4:00 p.m., New York time, deadline for clubs to designate Franchise or Transition Players.
  • Tue., Mar. 07, 2017 12:00 AM MST Teams may negotiate with their own Unrestricted Free Agents

    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.

  • Thu., Mar. 09, 2017 12:00 AM MST 2017 League Year and Free Agency begin

    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.

  • Sun., Mar. 26, 2017 12:00 AM MDT Annual League Meeting Annual League Meeting, Phoenix, Arizona.
  • Mon., Apr. 03, 2017 12:00 AM MDT Clubs with new head coaches may begin offseason workouts Clubs that hired a new head coach after the end of the 2016 regular season may begin offseason workout programs.
Moments in History
1960-1969
1970-1979
1980-1989
1990-1999
2000-2009
2010-

Tradition

Season Results - 1970
1970 Preseason Schedule (3-2)
Date Attendance Score Opponent Game Site Notes
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

1970 Regular Season Schedule (5-8-1; 4th AFL West)
Date Attendance Score Opponent Game Site Notes
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