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. 9||67,532||W 17-6||Cincinnati Bengals||Mile High Stadium||Saturday night|
|Aug. 16||30,904||L 9-6||New York Giants||Giants Stadium||Saturday night|
|Aug. 23||73,946||L 26-13||Los Angeles Rams||Mile High Stadium||Saturday night|
|Aug. 30||53,060||W 38-0||Green Bay Packers||Lambeau Field||Saturday night|
|Sept. 7||70,307||L 27-6||Philadelphia Eagles||Veterans Stadium|
|Sept. 14||74,919||W 41-20||Dallas Cowboys||Mile High Stadium|
|Sept. 21||74,970||L 30-13||San Diego Chargers||Mile High Stadium|
|Sept. 29||59,602||L 23-14||New England Patriots||Schaefer Stadium||Monday night|
|Oct. 5||81,065||W 19-16||Cleveland Browns||Cleveland Stadium|
|Oct. 13||74,657||W 20-17||Washington Redskins||Mile High Stadium||Monday night|
|Oct. 19||74,459||L 23-17||Kansas City Chiefs||Mile High Stadium|
|Oct. 26||67,598||W 14-9||New York Giants||Giants Stadium|
|Nov. 2||74,717||L 20-16||Houston Oilers||Mile High Stadium|
|Nov. 9||51,435||W 20-13||San Diego Chargers||San Diego Stadium|
|Nov. 16||72,114||W 31-24||New York Jets||Mile High Stadium|
|Nov. 23||73,274||W 36-20||Seattle Seahawks||Mile High Stadium|
|Dec. 1||51,583||L 9-3||Oakland Raiders||Oakland Coliseum||Monday night|
|Dec. 7||40,237||L 31-14||Kansas City Chiefs||Arrowhead Stadium|
|Dec. 14||73,974||L 24-21||Oakland Raiders||Mile High Stadium|
|Dec. 21||51,853||W 25-17||Seattle Seahawks||Kingdome|