Key Dates – 2016

DatesEvent
FEBRUARY 9 @ 12:00 O’CLOCK NOON EST (TORONTO TIME)FREE AGENCY FOR PLAYERS WHO HAVE PLAYED OUT THEIR OPTION.
APRIL 3 – 5CFL CONGRESS
TBDCOACH OF THE YEAR LUNCHEON,
MARCH 9 – 11RULES COMMITTEE MEETING – TORONTO, ON
MARCH 11 – 13CFL COMBINE – DRAFT ELIGIBLE CANADIANS, TORONTO, ON
MARCH 31 – APRIL 3CFLPA ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
MAY 1PLAYER IN OPTION YEAR MUST BE OFFERED A CONTRACT IN WRITING
May 10CFL CANADIAN DRAFT
MAYOFFICIALS TRAINING CAMP
MAY 25TRAINING CAMP – ROOKIES REPORT FOR MEDICALS & PRACTICE
MAY 28TRAINING CAMP – VETERANS REPORT FOR MEDICALS
MAY 29TRAINING CAMP – PRACTICES COMMENCE FOR EVERYONE
JUNE 18TRAINING CAMP – FINAL CUT TO 44 ACTIVE, 2 RESERVE + INJURED
JUNE 23REGULAR SEASON STARTS – HAM @ TOR
OCTOBER 12 @3:59 PM ESTTRADE DEADLINE
AFTER PLAYER’S 9TH REG. SEASON GAME*GUARANTEE DATE – 6 YR. VETERAN
AFTER PLAYER’S 10TH REG. SEASON GAME*GUARANTEE DATE – 5 YR. VETERAN
AFTER PLAYER’S 11TH REG. SEASON GAME*GUARANTEE DATE – 4 YR. VETERAN
AFTER PLAYER’S 14TH REG. SEASON GAME*GUARANTEE DATE – MEDICAL BENEFITS PROVIDED FOR VETERAN OF ONE PLUS YEARS PROVIDED
NOV 5REGULAR SEASON ENDS
NOV 13PLAY-OFFS – SEMI-FINALS
NOV 30PLAY-OFFS – FINALS
TBDOFFICIAL CFLPA PLAYERS’ PARTY, TORONTO, ON
NOVEMBER 24 – 25CFLPA EXECUTIVE MEETINGS – GREY CUP, TORONTO, ON
NOVEMBER 27GREY CUP – TORONTO, ON
DECEMBER 31AGENT RENEWAL LETTERS SENT