2019

Thu 31st Jan: Owners’ Meeting begins - discussion of suggestions for rule changes
Mon 4th Feb: Trading re-opens
Thu 7th Feb: Voting opens on suggested rule changes
Wed 13th Feb, midnight: Owners’ Meeting voting closes
Fri 1st Mar, earlier if possible: New season begins, move to MFL
Sat 25th May, midday: Rookie draft begins
July 1st: Free agent auction begins

Recurring seasonal dates

All times in GMT/BST

Thursday before week 14, 5pm: Trade deadline
Thursday before the Super Bowl: Owners’ Meeting begins - discussion of suggestions for rule changes
Monday after the Super Bowl, 9am: trading re-opens
Thursday after the Super Bowl: Voting opens on suggested rule changes
Following Wednesday: Owners’ Meeting voting closes
March 1st (or as soon as MFL re-opens for the season, whichever is earlier): New season begins, switchover to MyFantasyLeague for the off-season. Roster limit increases to 30.
Last Saturday in May: Rookie draft begins, midday
Mid-June: Schedule released
July 1st: Free agent auction begins
Mid-July/early August: Move back to ESPN
Sunday before week 1, 6pm: Rosters cut down to 25, taxi squad designation deadline
Beginning of week 1: Taxi squads locked