2019 NFL DRAFT TO KICK OFF IN PRIMETIME AT 8:00 PM ET
ON THURSDAY NIGHT,
PROSPECTS TO ATTEND NFL DRAFT
are confirmed to attend the 2019 NFL Draft in Nashville, Tennessee, the NFL announced
Two colleges –
Alabama and Oklahoma – will each have three players in attendance while two
schools – Iowa and Louisiana State – will have two players in attendance. The
Southeastern Conference leads all conferences with 11 prospects confirmed to
attend the event.
begins with the first round on Thursday night, April 25 and continues Friday,
April 26 with Rounds 2-3. The draft will conclude on Saturday, April 27 with
The NFL Draft,
which was held in Dallas last year, will be hosted in the state of Tennessee
for the first time in league history.
confirmed to attend this year’s NFL Draft:
2019 NFL DRAFT FACTS & FIGURES
84th Annual National Football League Player Selection
8:00 PM ET, Thursday, April 25 (Round 1).
7:00 PM ET, Friday, April 26 (Rounds 2-3).
Noon ET, Saturday, April 27 (Rounds 4-7).
The first round will conclude on Thursday by approximately
11:30 PM ET. In 2018, the first round consumed three hours and 25 minutes.
The second and third rounds will conclude on Friday by approximately 10:30 PM
ET. The second and third rounds took a combined three hours and 44 minutes in
2018. The draft will conclude by approximately 6:30 PM ET on Saturday with
the final four rounds. Rounds 4 through 7 took six hours and 39 minutes in
Representatives of the 32 NFL clubs by telephone
communication with their general managers, coaches and scouts.
Seven Rounds – Round 1 on Thursday, April 25; Rounds 2 and
3 on Friday, April 26; and Rounds 4 through 7 on Saturday, April 27.
There will be 254 selections, including 32 compensatory
choices that have been awarded to 15 teams that suffered a net loss of
certain quality unrestricted free agents last year.
The following 32 compensatory choices will supplement the
222 regular choices in the seven rounds –
Round 3: Washington, 33; New England, 34; Los
Angeles Rams, 35; Los Angeles Rams, 36; Carolina, 37; New England, 38;
Baltimore 39. Round 4: Indianapolis,
33; Dallas, 34; Atlanta, 35; Philadelphia, 36. Round 5: New York Giants, 33; Atlanta, 34; Washington, 35.
Round 6: New England, 33; Washington,
34; Arizona, 35; Philadelphia, 36; Minnesota, 37; Cincinnati, 38; Cincinnati,
39; San Francisco, 40; Cincinnati, 41; Kansas City, 42. Round 7: Minnesota, 33; Arizona, 34; Arizona, 35; Minnesota,
36; Los Angeles Rams, 37; New England, 38; Washington, 39; Arizona, 40.
minutes per selection. Round 2:
Seven minutes per selection. Rounds 3 through 6, including compensatory
picks: Five minutes per selection. Rounds 7, including compensatory picks: Four minutes per
The 2019 NFL Draft will be televised
nationally by NFL Network, ABC, ESPN and ESPN Deportes, and can be heard
nationwide on Westwood One Radio, SiriusXM NFL Radio, TuneIn Radio and ESPN
On Thursday, April 25, Draft
Tonight on NFL.com streams immediately following the
conclusion of NFL Network’s coverage of the first round of the 2019 NFL
Draft. Host of NFL Network’s Good Morning Football Kay Adams and Tennessee Titans Pro Bowl offensive tackle Taylor Lewan interview top draftees
in Nashville once they’re selected.
Draft Tonight on NFL.com continues Friday, April 26 and Saturday,
April 27 each day following NFL Network’s live draft coverage. Host Matt “Money” Smith anchors the
coverage each day from Los Angeles, joined by analysts Bucky Brooks, Maurice
Jones-Drew and Lance Zierlein
providing analysis and reaction to Rounds 2-7, as well as overall draft
winners and grades for the 2019 selections.
Additionally, NFL.com’s Draft Tracker has live coverage of
every selection in the draft, including video and analysis of the picks as
Live NFL Network coverage of the 2019
NFL Draft is available across devices (smartphone, PC, tablet and connected
TVs) through the NFL app or NFL.com/watch for subscribers of participating NFL
Network providers. For more information, go to NFL.com/nflnetwork.
2019 FIRST ROUND DRAFT ORDER
New York Jets
Giants (from Cleveland)
Raiders (from Chicago)
Raiders (from Dallas)
Packers (from New Orleans)