2017 NFL Draft
April 27 - April 29
The 2017 NFL Draft will be the 82nd annual meeting of National Football League (NFL) franchises to select newly eligible football players. The annual event is scheduled to be held in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, from April 27 to 29. That marks the first time the draft is held in this city since 1961 and the first time in a few years the event will be taking place in April.
The Cleveland Browns, who finished the 2016-17 Season with the worst record in the league (1-15), will have the first pick in the first round of the draft. The San Francisco 49ers and Chicago Bears, who finished the season with a 2-14 and 3-13 record, will have the second and third picks in this year’s draft.