Important dates and deadlines for Fantasy Football

The Fantasy Football season follows the 2017 National Football League regular season schedule. The 2017 season runs from September 7, 2017 through December 31, 2017.

Registration and draft dates

Team and league registration is open from April 25, 2017 until October 14, 2017.

  • First day for live draft - May 25, 2017
  • Last day for live draft - October 1, 2017

Draft scoring deadlines

For your league to score for the entire NFL season schedule, your draft must be complete before 11:59 p.m. PT on September 6, 2017. If your league's draft happens after the deadline, your season will begin scoring after the first game of the season:

League type Post-deadline season start dates
Head-to-Head Scoring begins the following Fantasy week
Points Only Scoring begins the day after your draft is completed

Playoff Schedule

All Head-to-Head Leagues use a multi-week playoff at the end of the season. Review our Playoff overview for more info.

Trade deadlines

  • The trade deadline for all 2017 Pro and Public Leagues is November 11, at 11:59 p.m. PT.
  • Private Leagues may have a different deadline based on league configuration.