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What happens in the next few days

Posted on: July 25, 2011 1:21 pm
Edited on: July 25, 2011 5:02 pm
Posted by Josh Katzowitz

UPDATE (5:00 p.m. ET): The 2011 NFL Calendar is officially official. So you should officially click that link and find out what's official. has obtained the letter sent to player-agents by the NFLPA that lays out the schedule for the next few days.

Tuesday, July 26 -- Team facilities will be open for voluntary training, conditioning and classroom instruction.

Teams can sign their drafted players, as well as undrafted free agents.

The trading of players can begin.

Teams can negotiate, but cannot sign or give offers sheets to their own UFAs, RFAs and franchise players.

Wednesday, July 27 -- Broncos, Cardinals, Cowboys, Chargers, Eagles, Jaguars, Patriots, Raiders, Ravens and Seahawks open training camp

Thursday, July 28 -- Beginning at 4 p.m. ET, teams can begin to waive or terminate players.

49ers, Bengals, Buccaneers, Chiefs, Dolphins, Falcons, Lions, Redskins, Saints and Steelers open training camp.

Friday, July 29 -- Unrestricted free agency begins July 29 at 6 p.m. and clubs can begin signing players -- their own or other teams’ players. No payment can be made to players until a CBA is signed.

Bears, Bills, Browns, Colts, Giants, Packers, Panthers, Rams, Titans and Vikings open training camp.

Saturday, July 30 -- Jets and Texans open training camp.

Thursday, Aug 4 -- The league year can begin no later than today.

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Since: Oct 30, 2008
Posted on: July 25, 2011 3:32 pm

What happens in the next few days

We'll trade you Kyle Orton for... whatever you got.  We'll take anything.

Since: Jul 8, 2011
Posted on: July 25, 2011 3:16 pm

What happens in the next few days

okay miami dolphins make me happy now...go get a veteran qb to give henne some motivation and competition...then go get a running back if you dont resign ronnie or ricky and then get a receiver to complement brandon marshall...then get us a safety like weddle or something and well be good for the season

Since: Dec 18, 2006
Posted on: July 25, 2011 2:47 pm

What happens in the next few days

It's about time. I find this very interesting though. The day the lockout ends, I don't see a single blog/tread by the regular CBSSports writers. What happen to Freeman, Doyel, Rato and whoever else that writes on here? Guess they're all with the players and owners getting drunk celebrating the end of a very long lockout. The owners are happy they'll be making billions, the players are happy they'll be making millions, and the CBSSports wriers are happy that now they still have a job and can write more crap for us fans to read, and the fans are happy we have football again for the next 10 years, at least. So it's a win win for all. What a beautiful day and a wonderful world. Life as we know it is back to normal for all of us.

Now for a more important issue, who should I pick first in my fantasy draft, hmmmmm. 

Since: Mar 13, 2008
Posted on: July 25, 2011 2:40 pm

What happens in the next few days

Are you ready for some FOOTBALL?!!! Woohoo!

Since: Dec 16, 2010
Posted on: July 25, 2011 2:40 pm

What happens in the next few days

See that wasnt hard was it owners/players?? ur both still rich as we count are pennys to come see you or wear ur jersey lol just glade there is gonna be football

Since: Sep 28, 2006
Posted on: July 25, 2011 2:20 pm
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Since: Jan 29, 2011
Posted on: July 25, 2011 2:00 pm

What happens in the next few days

Good job. 

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