There are a number of important dates on the horizon in the XFF and I thought it would be useful to have a handy guide to when these happen and what they mean.
June 20 – Unrestricted Free Agent Pool opens for bidding via league action
July 24 – Final day of Unrestricted Free Agent Pool
August 2 – First cut down day – Teams must reduce rosters to a max of 80 players or less.
August 16 – Second cut down day – Teams must reduce rosters to a max of 70 players or less
August 24 – Third cut down day – Teams must reduce roster to a max of 60 players or less
August 25 – Clubs may establish a Dynasty Taxi Squad (DTS) of up to 10 players
August 25 – Clubs may place designated player on Injury Reserve
September 1 – Final cut down day – Teams must reduce rosters to a max of 53 players on their active roster.
September 1 – All teams must be under the salary cap.
September 1 – Final cut down day – Teams must reduce the number of players by position to league minimum
September 1 – The deadline to extend players in their final contract year.
September 2 – Clubs must submit depth chart to the league.
November 22 – XFF trade deadline.
November 22 – Taxi squads are locked.