NFL Draft Live: The first round of the NFL Draft 2021 takes place Thursday night, kicking off a little over an hour after the Capitals and Penguins get going in a crucial East division matchup. The first way to watch NFL Draft 2021 Live is online.
The 2021 NFL draft is finally here.After months of mock drafts, evaluations and projections, the league’s 86th annual “player selection meeting” is set to kick off Thursday with the first round. The second and third rounds will take place on Friday, and the final four rounds will be completed on Saturday.
2021 NFL Draft Round 1
Date: Thursday, April 29
Time: 8 p.m. ET
TV: ABC, ESPN, NFL Network
Live Stream: WatchESPN, NFL app
USA TODAY Sports will have live updates and analysis of all of the news from the event in Cleveland, including a tracker breaking down every pick in real time, league-wide breakdowns after every night and draft grades after all 259 selections are made. And follow USA TODAY Sports on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook for more updates and information throughout the night.
Beginning at 8 p.m. ET tonight, the 2021 NFL Draft gives each team the opportunity to find their future stars. The Washington Football Team will start off their eight selections throughout the draft with the No. 19 pick. At the end of this year’s event, Washington hopes to have added some depth at quarterback, linebacker, corner and on their offensive line.B
Though Trevor Lawrence is set to be called at No. 1 overall and kick off what could be a historic run on quarterbacks at the top, there are plenty more names to be called over the three days in Cleveland. Some prospects will be live on site, while Lawrence and others chose to celebrate their selections from home.