Teams can begin negotiating – but can’t finalize a contract – with the certified agents of players who will become unrestricted free agents at 1 p.m. PT on March 11. Before this time, teams must:
- exercise 2014 option clauses in the 2013 contracts of players.
- submit qualifying offers to their restricted free agents.
- submit a minimum salary tender to retain negotiating rights with players who have expiring contracts and less than three full seasons of experience.
- be under the 2014 salary cap.
Free agency begins.
University of Michigan's Pro Day – Ann Arbor, Mich.
USC's Pro Day – Los Angeles
University of Oregon's Pro Day – Eugene, Ore.
Regional Combine – Lake Forest, Ill.
University of Florida's Pro Day – Gainesville, Fla.
Florida State University's Pro Day – Tallahassee, Fla.
Stanford University's Pro Day – Palo Alto, Calif.
Regional Combine – Davie, Fla.
Regional Combine – Renton, Was.
Annual owners meeting – Orlando, Fla.
Regional Combine – Indianapolis.
Regional Combine – Owings Mills, Md.
Super Regional Combine – Detroit.
University of Georgia's Pro Day – Athens, Ga.
Teams with returning head coaches may begin off-season workout programs.
Deadline for restricted free agents to sign offer sheets.
Deadline for teams to exercise right of first refusal to their restricted free agents.
NFL Draft – New York, Radio City Music Hall.
Spring meeting – Atlanta.
May 29-June 1
NFLPA Rookie Premiere
May 30-June 1
Career development symposium.
Rookie symposium – Aurora, Ohio.
Teams report to Training Camp a maximum of 15 days before their first preseason game.
Free agents previously designated as "franchise players" must be signed to multi-year contracts by 1 p.m. PT, or they're only eligible to be signed to one-year deals.
Opening Day – TBD.