Important NFL Dates
Aug. 3 Pro Football Hall of Fame inductions, Canton, Ohio.
Aug. 4 Hall of Fame Game: Dallas vs. Miami.
Aug. 8 First weekend of preseason games.
Aug. 27 Roster cutdown to 75 players.
Aug. 31 Roster cutdown to 53 players.
Aug. 29 Preseason schedule ends.
Sept. 5 2013 season begins, Baltimore at Denver.
Sept. 8-9 First weekend of regular-season games.
Source: Associated Press