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. 5||40,059||W 14-8||Baltimore Colts||Mile High Stadium||Friday night|
|Aug. 13||44,001||W 15-7||St. Louis Cardinals||Mile High Stadium||Saturday night|
|Aug. 20||21,239||W 10-2||Atlanta Falcons||Atlanta Stadium||Saturday night|
|Aug. 28||29,532||L 28-24||Philadelphia Eagles||Veterans Stadium||Sunday night|
|Sept. 2||54,916||W 27-10||Seattle Seahawks||Kingdome||Friday night|
|Sept. 10||36,441||W 20-0||San Francisco 49ers||Candlestick Park||Saturday night|
|Sept. 18||75,002||W 7-0||St. Louis Cardinals||Mile High Stadium|
|Sept. 25||74,737||W 26-6||Buffalo Bills||Mile High Stadium|
|Oct. 2||53,108||W 24-13||Seattle Seahawks||Kingdome|
|Oct. 9||74,718||W 23-7||Kansas City Chiefs||Mile High Stadium|
|Oct. 16||53,616||W 30-7||Oakland Raiders||Oakland Coliseum|
|Oct. 23||54,395||W 24-13||Cincinnati Bengals||Riverfront Stadium|
|Oct. 30||75,007||L 24-14||Oakland Raiders||Mile High Stadium|
|Nov. 6||74,967||W 21-7||Pittsburgh Steelers||Mile High Stadium|
|Nov. 13||45,211||W 17-14||San Diego Chargers||San Diego Stadium|
|Nov. 20||54,050||W 14-7||Kansas City Chiefs||Arrowhead Stadium|
|Nov. 27||74,939||W 27-13||Baltimore Colts||Mile High Stadium|
|Dec. 4||46,875||W 24-14||Houston Oilers||Astrodome|
|Dec. 11||74,905||W 17-9||San Diego Chargers||Mile High Stadium|
|Dec. 18||63,752||L 14-6||Dallas Cowboys||Texas Stadium|
|Dec. 24||75,011||W 34-21||Pittsburgh Steelers||Mile High Stadium||Saturday|
|Jan. 1||74,982||W 20-17||Oakland Raiders||Mile High Stadium|
|Jan. 15||75,583||L 27-10||Dallas Cowboys||Louisiana Superdome, New Orleans, La.|