National Football League Draft is well known as NFL Draft where the newly eligible players are shortlisted for the game. This year the annual meeting marks the 82nd year for the NFL. Also, this is the first time in its history that it is being held outdoors. Let’s check out more updates on NFL draft 2017 dates, schedule, online streams below.
Schedule and dates
The NFL Draft is expected to take place in the month of April on 27th and will end on 29th. The venue is fixed at Philadelphia for the second time ever since the year 1961. The Venue is in front of the Philadelphia Museum of Art. All the listings of players that will be selected will be announced from a theater set in the outdoors on the Rocky Steps which is a famous destination at Eakins Ovals, Philadelphia.
The time of the event is at 8 p.m. Eastern Time. The first round will start then, and the final one will end during the day 29th April. However, the 4th Round will begin at 12 noon Eastern Time. Get the full schedule for NFL draft 2017 below.
Round 1: 27th April 2017 (Thursday)- starts at 8 p.m. ET
Rounds 2-3: 28th April 2017 (Friday) – 7 p.m. ET
Rounds 4-7: 29th April 2017 (Saturday) – Noon ET
We will notify if any change in the above schedule.
The streaming will be done live on NFL.com and NFL Now. So now it is your choice to be present for the NFL Draft either in person or just virtually. But the bottom line is to be available for the latest updates so that you can follow your players and prove your love for the game. You can also find NFL draft live streaming free through the official Youtube channel.
Read more on NFL draft 2017 live stream here.
Buy Tickets for the NFL Draft
Since the game has a huge fan following it is going to be a great event to witness live. You can grab the tickets through the official portal of the draft at nflonlocation.com. The last year was an incredible one for the draft as it has seen a large pour in of fans which marked the start of a great game. All you need to do is get your seat booked in advance before it is too late and you are not able to see it live. If this is the case; then you can watch it on ESPN or NFL Network from your cable connection or online as well.