2018 NFL Draft

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2018 NFL Draft
General Information
Date(s) April 26–28, 2018
Time 8:00 PM ET
Location AT&T Stadium
Arlington, Texas
TV coverage (US) ESPN, ESPN2, NFL Network
Overview
256 total selections  in 7 rounds
Most selections (12) Cleveland Browns
Fewest selections (5) Arizona Cardinals,
Houston Texans,
Kansas City Chiefs,
Minnesota Vikings,
New England Patriots

The 2018 NFL Draft will be the 83rd annual meeting of National Football League (NFL) franchises to select newly eligible players, the draft will be held from April 26–28. It will be held at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas.

Bid process[edit]

Fourteen cities were bidding for the right to host the draft with Dallas then Philadelphia being the favorites,[1] on October 18, 2017 it was announced that the draft will be held at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, home stadium of the Dallas Cowboys.[2]

Trades[edit]

In the explanations below, (PD) indicates trades completed prior to the start of the draft (i.e. Pre-Draft), while (D) denotes trades that took place during the 2018 draft.

Round 1[edit]

Round 2[edit]

Round 3[edit]

Round 4[edit]

Round 5[edit]

Round 6[edit]

Round 7[edit]

Conditional/undetermined[edit]

References[edit]

Trade references
  1. ^ a b c d e f g h "2017 NFL Draft trade tracker: Details of all the moves". April 27, 2017. Retrieved April 27, 2017. 
  2. ^ Shefter, Adam (March 9, 2017). "Texans trade Brock Osweiler, 2018 second-round pick to Browns". ESPN.com. Retrieved March 9, 2017. 
  3. ^ a b c Sessler, Marc (August 11, 2017). "Bills trade Sammy Watkins to Rams, acquire Matthews". ESPN.com. Retrieved August 13, 2017. 
  4. ^ Rosenthal, Gregg (April 20, 2016). "Eagles acquire No. 2 overall draft pick from Browns". NFL.com. Retrieved April 20, 2016. 
  5. ^ a b c "Seahawks trade WR Jermaine Kearse for Sheldon Richardson". ESPN. September 1, 2017. Retrieved September 1, 2017. 
  6. ^ a b Rodak, Mike (October 31, 2017). "Bills acquire WR Kelvin Benjamin in trade with Panthers". ESPN.com. Retrieved October 31, 2017. 
  7. ^ a b Henderson, Brady (October 31, 2017). "Seahawks-Texans trade amended after CB Jeremy Lane fails physical". ESPN.com. Retrieved November 5, 2017. 
  8. ^ Henson, Max (August 29, 2016). "Panthers trade for Browns punter Andy Lee". Panthers.com. Retrieved August 29, 2016. 
  9. ^ Goessling, Ben (September 3, 2016). "Vikings trade for Eagles QB Sam Bradford". ESPN. Retrieved September 3, 2016. 
  10. ^ Grotz, Bob (October 31, 2017). "Eagles make trade with Dolphins for Pro Bowl running back Ajayi". DailyLocal.com. Retrieved November 5, 2017. 
  11. ^ a b Varley, Teresa (August 29, 2017). "Steelers trade for McDonald". Steelers.com. Retrieved August 29, 2017. 
  12. ^ Jhabvala, Nicki (September 1, 2017). "Broncos trade tackle Ty Sambrailo to Falcons for future draft pick". The Denver Post. Retrieved September 1, 2017. 
  13. ^ "Browns trade former first-round pick Cam Erving to Chiefs". USAToday.com. August 30, 2017. Retrieved August 30, 2017. 
  14. ^ "Saints trade Stephone Anthony to Dolphins for 2018 pick". 
  15. ^ a b Reiss, Mike (September 2, 2017). "Patriots deal 2 late-rounders to bolster edge with Seahawks' Cassius Marsh". ESPN.com. Retrieved September 2, 2017. 
  16. ^ a b Boyle, John (April 26, 2017). "Seahawks Trade Marshawn Lynch To Raiders". Seahawks.com. Retrieved April 27, 2017. 
  17. ^ a b "Seahawks acquire Matt Tobin from Eagles in trade". NFL.com. August 21, 2017. Retrieved August 21, 2017. 
  18. ^ Rothstein, Michael (June 15, 2017). "OT Greg Robinson traded to Lions". ESPN.com. Retrieved June 15, 2017. 
  19. ^ Patra, Kevin (September 3, 2016). "Browns trade Justin Gilbert to Pittsburgh Steelers". NFL.com. Retrieved September 28, 2016. 
  20. ^ Varley, Teresa (September 2, 2017). "Steelers trade Coates to Browns". Steelers.com. Retrieved September 2, 2017. 
  21. ^ Varley, Teresa (September 3, 2017). "Steelers trade for Wilcox". Steelers.com. Retrieved September 3, 2017. 
  22. ^ Rosinski, Bobby (August 27, 2016). "49ers trade CB Kenneth Acker to Chiefs for seventh-round pick". ESPNCharlotte.com. Retrieved September 4, 2016. 
  23. ^ Henderson, Brady (September 1, 2017). "Source: CB Tramaine Brock to Vikings; Seahawks get 7th-round pick". ESPN.com. Retrieved September 1, 2017. 
  24. ^ Smith, Michael (August 29, 2017). "Bengals trade Marquis Flowers to Patriots for seventh-round pick". ProFootballTalk.com. Retrieved August 29, 2017. 
  25. ^ Yates, Field; Reiss, Mike (September 1, 2017). "Patriots trade CB Justin Coleman to Seahawks for late-round pick". ESPN. Retrieved September 1, 2017. 
  26. ^ Sessler, Marc. "Cardinals acquire CB Marcus Cooper from Chiefs". NFL.com. 
  27. ^ Weinfuss, Josh. "Cardinals trade for Adrian Peterson, cut Chris Johnson". ESPN.com. 
  28. ^ "Source: Ravens release former OL starter Jeremy Zuttah". espn.com. September 1, 2017. Retrieved September 1, 2017. 
  29. ^ Wagoner, Nick (October 6, 2015). "With Brian Quick back, Chris Givens trade makes sense for all sides". ESPN.com. Retrieved September 4, 2016. 
  30. ^ Wood, Ryan (August 30, 2016). "Packers deal McCray to Bills for draft pick". PackersNews.com. Retrieved September 4, 2016. 
  31. ^ Sessler, Marc. "Jaguars trade pass-rusher Chris Smith to Bengals". NFL.com. 
  32. ^ "Jaguars release vet Branden Albert following 2-week standoff". numberfire.com. August 11, 2017. Retrieved August 14, 2017. 
  33. ^ "Reports: Eagles trade CB Eric Rowe to Patriots". SI.com. September 6, 2016. Retrieved September 6, 2016. 
  34. ^ "Steelers trade Cockrell to Giants". Steelers.com. 
General references