The 2018 NFL Draft week is finally here. The predictions and projections, mock drafts and grades, rankings can be eventually put side.
On Thursday, April 26, the top college football players will expect to hear National Football League (NFL) commissioner Roger Goodell call their names and find out their first destination in their professional football careers as the 2018 NFL Draft gets underway.
More than 250 football players will be joining the NFL this weekend, beginning with the Cleveland Browns and its No. 1 overall draft pick.
The 2018 NFL Draft live stream will be available on a total of six television channels: NFL Network, Fox, ESPN, ESPN2, ESPN Deportes and ABC.
The 2018 NFL Draft’s first round live coverage will kick off at 8:00 p.m. ET on Thursday night and will be available on NFL Network, Fox, ESPN, ESPN2 and ESPN Deportes. Meanwhile, the Round 2-3 begin at 7:00 p.m. ET on Friday and will broadcast on four networks: NFL Network, Fox, ESPN and ESPN2.
The final draft day, the Round 4 through Round 7, will be televised on NFL Network and ESPN, with ESPN’s coverage simulcasted on ABC for the first time ever.
All seven round of the 2018 NFL Draft will be available on national television for the first time ever.
When is the 2018 NFL Draft?
The 2018 NFL Draft kicks off on Thursday, April 26, and conclude on Saturday, April 28. The first round selections will get underway at 8 p.m. Thursday night, with the second and third rounds happening on the following night, Friday April 27. The final five rounds, Round 5 through 7 will be on Saturday. The event will be held at the Dallas Cowboys’ home, AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas.
2018 NFL Draft Schedule
Round 1: Thursday, April 26, 8 p.m. ET
Rounds 2-3: Friday, April 27, 7 p.m. ET
Rounds 4-7: Saturday, April 28, 12 p.m. ET
Where to watch or live stream the 2018 NFL Draft:
The 2018 NFL Draft live streaming coverage of the first round kicks off at 8 p.m. on Thursday, April 26. The event continues at 7 p.m. on Friday, April 27 for the second and third rounds, and then again at noon on Saturday, April 28 for the final four rounds.
The draft week will be televised by Fox and ABC, along with ESPN, ESPN2, ESPN Deportes, NFL Network.
For the first time in the history, all seven rounds of the three-day event will air live on national television.
On Thursday evening at 8 p.m., meanwhile, the second draft night will air on five channels: NFL Network, Fox, ESPN, ESPN2 and ESPN Deportes.
You can also stream the draft live on the WatchESPN app or the NFL Mobile app (or ESPN.com or NFL.com), along with Fox Sports Go.
2018 NFL Draft Order (Round 1):
1. Cleveland Browns
2. New York Giants
3. New York jets (via Colts)
4. Cleveland Browns (via Texans)
5. Denver Broncos
6. Indianapolis Colts (via Jets)
7. Tampa Bay Buccaneers
8. Chicago Bears
9. San Francisco 49ers
10. Oakland Raiders
11. Miami Dolphins
12. Buffalo Bills (via Bengals)
13. Washington Redskins
14. Green Bay Packers
15. Arizona Cardinals
16. Baltimore Ravens
17. Los Angeles Chargers
18. Seattle Seahawks
19. Dallas Cowboys
20. Detroit Lions
21. Cincinnati Bengals (via Bills)
22. Buffalo Bills (via Chiefs)
23. New England Patriots (via Rams)
24. Carolina Panthers
25. Tennessee Titans
26. Atlanta Falcons
27. New Orleans Saints
28. Pittsburgh Steelers
29. Jacksonville Jaguars
30. Minnesota Vikings
31. New England Patriots
32. Philadelphia Eagles