January 16: Deadline for college players that are underclassmen to apply for special eligibility. A list of players who are accepted into the NFL Draft will be transmitted to clubs on January 20.
January 21: East-West Shrine Game, Tropicana Field, St. Petersburg, Florida.
January 28: Senior Bowl, Ladd-Peebles Stadium, Mobile, Alabama.
February 28-March 6: Combine Timing and Testing, Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis, Indiana.
March 9: The 2017 League Year and Free Agency period begin at 4:00 p.m., New York time.
March 9: Trading period for 2017 begins at 4:00 p.m., EST, after expiration of all 2016 contracts.
March 26-29: Annual League Meeting, Phoenix, Arizona.
2017 NFL Draft
When: April 27, 28, 29, 2017
Rounds: First Round Thursday, April 27th. Second and Third Rounds Friday, April 28th. Fourth through Seventh Rounds Saturday, April 29th.