Wednesday, June 20, 2018
Tampa Bay Buccaneers

2016 NFL key dates

Here are key dates in the upcoming offseason for the Bucs and the NFL.

Jan. 18: Deadline for underclassmen to enter NFL draft.

Jan. 23: East-West Shrine Game at Tropicana Field

Jan. 30: Senior Bowl in Mobile, Ala.

Jan. 31: Pro Bowl in Hawaii

Feb. 7: Super Bowl 50 in Santa Clara, Calif.

Feb. 23-29: NFL Combine in Indianapolis

March 1: Deadline for NFL teams to designate franchise/transition players.

March 12: Window opens to negotiate with unrestricted free agents.

March 16: Window opens to sign unrestricted free agents from other teams.

March 20: League meetings in Boca Raton

April 28-30: NFL draft in Chicago

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