July 15 - Deadline for any club that designated a Franchise Player to sign such player to a multiyear contract or extension.
Mid July — Training camps scheduled to open.
July 22 - Signing period ends for Unrestricted Free Agents to whom a “May 5 Tender” was made by prior club. Signing period ends for Transition Players with outstanding tenders.
Aug. 6 — Hall of Fame game, Canton, Ohio.
Aug. 8 — Hall of Fame inductions, Canton, Ohio.
Aug. 11 - Deadline for players under contract to report to their clubs to earn an accrued season for free agency.
Sept. 5 — Final roster cutdown to 53.
Sept. 10 — Kickoff game to open regular season.
Sept. 13 — First full regular-season schedule.