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. 8||53,842||W 20-13||St. Louis Rams||Trans World Dome||Saturday night|
|Aug. 14||70,937||W 17-10||New Orleans Saints||Mile High Stadium||Friday night|
|Aug. 24||73,183||W 34-31||Green Bay Packers||Mile High Stadium||Monday night|
|Aug. 29||33,194||L 16-13||Tennessee Oilers||Vanderbilt Stadium||Saturday|
|Sept. 7||74,745||W 27-21||New England Patriots||Mile High Stadium||Monday night|
|Sept. 13||75,013||W 42-23||Dallas Cowboys||Mile High Stadium|
|Sept. 20||56,578||W 34-17||Oakland Raiders||Oakland-Alameda
|Sept. 27||71,880||W 38-16||Washington Redskins||Jack Kent Cooke
|Oct. 4||73,218||W 41-16||Philadelphia Eagles||Mile High Stadium|
|Oct. 11||66,258||W 21-16||Seattle Seahawks||Kingdome|
|Oct. 25||75,217||W 37-24||Jacksonville Jaguars||Mile High Stadium|
|Nov. 1||59,974||W 33-26||Cincinnati Bengals||Cinergy Field|
|Nov. 8||74,925||W 27-10||San Diego Chargers||Mile High Stadium|
|Nov. 16||78,100||W 30-7||Kansas City Chiefs||Arrowhead Stadium||Monday night|
|Nov. 22||75,325||W 40-14||Oakland Raiders||Mile High Stadium|
|Nov. 29||66,532||W 31-16||San Diego Chargers||Qualcomm Stadium||Sunday night|
|Dec. 6||74,962||W 35-31||Kansas City Chiefs||Mile High Stadium||Sunday night|
|Dec. 13||72,336||L 20-16||New York Giants||Giants Stadium|
|Dec. 21||74,363||L 31-21||Miami Dolphins||Pro Player Stadium||Monday night|
|Dec. 27||74,057||W 28-21||Seattle Seahawks||Mile High Stadium|
|Jan. 9||75,729||W 38-3||Miami Dolphins||Mile High Stadium||Saturday|
|Jan. 17||75,482||W 23-10||New York Jets||Mile High Stadium|
|Jan. 31||74,803||W 34-19||Atlanta Falcons||Pro Player Stadium,