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2023 NFL Draft attendees announced 

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell on stage during the 2022 NFL Draft on Friday, April 29, 2022 in Las Vegas. (Ben Liebenberg via AP)
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell on stage during the 2022 NFL Draft on Friday, April 29, 2022 in Las Vegas. (Ben Liebenberg via AP)

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The 2023 NFL Draft is less than two weeks away, and now we know which prospects will be attending the event in Kansas City, Missouri.

Seventeen of college football's top players will be in attendance as their name will be called out by commissioner Roger Goodell. The players include quarterbacks Bryce Young and C.J. Stroud as well as pass-rusher Will Anderson Jr. and cornerback Christian Gonzalez. Here's the full list:

  • Jordan Addison, WR, USC
  • Will Anderson Jr., LB, Alabama
  • Brian Branch, DB, Alabama
  • Jalen Carter, DL, Georgia
  • Zay Flowers, WR, Boston College
  • Christian Gonzalez, CB, Oregon
  • Paris Johnson Jr., T, Ohio State
  • Will Levis, QB, Kentucky
  • Joey Porter Jr., CB, Penn State
  • Anthony Richardson, QB, Florida
  • Bijan Robinson, RB, Texas
  • Jaxon Smith-Njigba, WR, Ohio State
  • C.J. Stroud, QB, Ohio State
  • Keion White, DE, Georgia Tech
  • Tyree Wilson, DE, Texas Tech
  • Devon Witherspoon, CB, Illinois
  • Bryce Young, QB, Alabama

Here are the players invited to the draft who have been mocked to the Commanders, who have the No. 16 overall pick this year:

The Washington Commanders are excited to welcome fans to the waterfront district at National Harbor for the team's official 2023 Draft Party on Saturday April 29th, presented by SeatGeek, the team's Official Primary Ticketing partner.

The Draft Party will run from 11:00-4:00 p.m. during the final day of the 2023 NFL Draft (rounds four to seven). The Commanders currently hold five picks from rounds four to seven and are currently slated to select at 118, 150, 193, 215, 233, all subject to change. The broadcast stream will be shown live on the National Harbor Plaza stage each time the Commanders are on the clock.

Highlighting the day, fans will have the opportunity to meet the Commanders first-round draft selection. Fans also can enjoy meet-and-greets with select current Commanders players, Washington Legends, Major Tuddy, and Command Force. Additionally, fans will have access to a kids' area featuring arts and crafts, face painters, and balloon artists, as well as a QB challenge. When the Commanders are not on the clock, the National Harbor Plaza stage will feature programming and entertainment provided by iHeartMedia's personalities and DJs, as well as the Command Force.

Fans interested in attending the event can learn more and RSVP for complimentary event tickets HERE.

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