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. 3||43,978||W 40-31||Los Angeles Rams||Anaheim Stadium||Wednesday night|
|Aug. 13||75,067||W 34-24||San Francisco 49ers||Mile High Stadium||Saturday night|
|Aug. 19||49,795||L 16-13||Miami Dolphins||Joe Robbie Stadium||Friday night (OT)|
|Aug. 25||73,957||W 21-20||Indianapolis Colts||Mile High Stadium||Thursday night|
|Sept. 4||75,986||L 21-14||Seattle Seahawks||Mile High Stadium|
|Sept. 11||75,359||W 34-3||San Diego Chargers||Mile High Stadium|
|Sept. 18||63,268||L 20-13||Kansas City Chiefs||Arrowhead Stadium|
|Sept. 26||75,964||L 30-27||Los Angeles Raiders||Mile High Stadium||Monday night (OT)|
|Oct. 2||55,763||W 12-0||San Diego Chargers||San Diego Stadium|
|Oct. 9||61,711||W 16-13||San Francisco 49ers||Candlestick Park||Overtime|
|Oct. 16||75,287||W 30-14||Atlanta Falcons||Mile High Stadium|
|Oct. 23||49,811||L 39-21||Pittsburgh Steelers||Three Rivers Stadium|
|Oct. 31||60,544||L 55-23||Indianapolis Colts||Hoosier Dome||Monday night|
|Nov. 6||74,227||W 17-11||Kansas City Chiefs||Mile High Stadium|
|Nov. 13||75,806||W 30-7||Cleveland Browns||Mile High Stadium|
|Nov. 20||68,075||L 42-0||New Orleans Saints||Superdome|
|Nov. 27||74,141||W 35-24||Los Angeles Rams||Mile High Stadium|
|Dec. 4||65,561||L 21-20||Los Angeles Raiders||Los Angeles Coliseum|
|Dec. 11||62,838||L 42-14||Seattle Seahawks||Kingdome||Sunday night|
|Dec. 17||70,910||W 21-10||New England Patriots||Mile High Stadium||Saturday|