NFL Notebook…Key dates on NFL off season calendar.
Tuesday..NFL Teams can issue franchise or transition tags to their in-house free-agents…Franchise tag is the average salary of the top 5-players at that position. The Transition tag is the average of the top 10-players at that position.
- NFL Combine opens in Indianapolis…for 323-invited players.
- Final day NFL teams can offer Franchise-Transition tag to in house free agents.
- Free Agent Window opens for Teams to contact Agents of free-agent players on other teams to discuss contracts.
- Opening of Free Agent Signing Period…
- 1st ever NFL Free Agent Veterans Combine-by invitation.
- NFL teams with new head coaches allowed to hold 3-day veteran mini-camp.
- NFL Draft begins.
- NFL teams allowed to have 3-day rookie camp for draft picks and undrafted free agents they have signed.