Twenty-three prospects will get a jersey, hat and handshake from the commissioner in Nashville.
The league announced the list of prospects confirmed to attend the 2019 NFL Draft, which will take place April 25-27. Two colleges – Alabama and Oklahoma – will each have three players in attendance, while two schools – Iowa and LSU – will have two players. Three quarterbacks RSVP'd yes: 2018 Heisman Trophy winner Kyler Murray (Oklahoma), Drew Lock (Missouri), and Daniel Jones (Duke).
Twenty-three prospects are confirmed to attend the 2019 NFL Draft in Nashville, Tennessee, the NFL announced today.
The draft begins with the first round (8 p.m. ET) on Thursday night, April 25, and continues Friday (7 p.m.) with Rounds 2-3. It will conclude on that Saturday (noon) with Rounds 4-7.
2019 NFL DRAFT FACTS & FIGURES
WHAT: 84th Annual National Football League Player Selection Meeting.
WHERE: Nashville, Tennessee.
WHEN: 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 2018.
DRAFTING: Representatives of the 32 NFL clubs by telephone communication with their general managers, coaches and scouts.
ROUNDS: 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.
TIME LIMITS: Round 1:10 minutes per selection. Round 2: Seven minutes per selection. Rounds 3-6:Five minutes per selection.Rounds 7:Four minutes per selection.