May 22, 2012; Cincinnati, OH USA; Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver Marvin Jones (82) battles for the ball with teammate George Iloka (43) during organized team activities at Paul Brown Stadium. Mandatory Credit: David Kohl-USA TODAY Sports
The NFL has released the offseason workout program dates for all 32 clubs, and here is the official release:
"As per Article 21 of the Collective Bargaining Agreement, each club’s official, voluntary nine-week offseason program is conducted in three phases:Phase One consists of the first two weeks of the program with activities limited to strength and conditioning and physical rehabilitation only.Phase Two consists of the next three weeks of the program. On-field workouts may include individual player instruction and drills as well as team practice conducted on a “separates” basis. No live contact or team offense vs. team defense drills are permitted.Phase Three consists of the next four weeks of the program. Teams may conduct a total of 10 days of organized team practice activity, or “OTAs”. No live contact is permitted, but 7-on-7, 9-on-7, and 11-on-11 drills are permissible."
And as far as Cincinnati’s specific offseason dates go:
First Day: April 15
OTA Offseason Workouts: May 21-23, May 28-30, June 3-6
Mandatory Minicamp: June 11-13