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NFL Announces List Of 22 Prospects Attending 2018 Draft


Could the Washington Redskins' first round selection in the 2018 NFL Draft be in attendance in Arlington, Texas? Check out the 22 prospects that will be attending the draft in-person.

The National Football League announced on Thursday that 22 prospects will be attending the 2018 draft.

This year's NFL Draft will take place in Arlington, Texas, after previously being held in Chicago and Philadelphia the last two years.

Of the 22 prospects expected to attend this year's draft are two prospects from the University of Alabama, Louisville and UCLA respectively. Additionally, the SEC will have the most prospects in attendance with five.

Below is the complete list of prospects, along with a few names that have been linked to Washington's No. 13 pick in mock draft:

• Jaire Alexander, CB, Louisville

• Josh Allen, QB, Wyoming

• Saquon Barkley, RB, Penn State

• Taven Bryan, DT, Florida

• Bradley Chubb, DE, North Carolina State

• Sam Darnold, QB, Southern California

• Marcus Davenport, DE, Texas-San Antonio

• Tremaine Edmunds, LB, Virginia Tech

• Rashaan Evans, LB, Alabama

• Minkah Fitzpatrick, DB, Alabama

• Shaquem Griffin, LB, UCF

• Derrius Guice, RB, LSU

Check out these photos of Washington defensive lineman Vita Vea.

Josh Jackson, CB, Iowa

• Lamar Jackson, QB, Louisville

• Derwin James, S, Florida State

• Kolton Miller, T, UCLA

• Josh Rosen, QB, UCLA

• Roquan Smith, LB, Georgia

• Leighton Vander Esch, LB, Boise State

• Vita Vea, DT, Washington

• Denzel Ward, CB, Ohio State

• Connor Williams, T, Texas

Here's more information on this year's draft per NFL Communications' press release:


83rd Annual National Football League Player Selection Meeting.


AT&T Stadium, Arlington, Texas.


8:00 PM ET, Thursday, April 26 (Round 1).

7:00 PM ET, Friday, April 27 (Rounds 2-3).

Noon ET, Saturday, April 28 (Rounds 4-7).

The first round will conclude on Thursday by approximately 11:30 PM ET. In 2017, the first round consumed three hours and 34 minutes. The second and third rounds will conclude on Friday by approximately 11:30 PM ET. The second and third rounds took four hours and 27 minutes in 2017. 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 29 minutes in 2017.


Representatives of the 32 NFL clubs by telephone communication with their general managers, coaches and scouts.


Seven Rounds – Round 1 on Thursday, April 26; Rounds 2 and 3 on Friday, April 27; and Rounds 4 through 7 on Saturday, April 28.

There will be 256 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 224 regular choices in the seven rounds –

Round 3: Arizona, 33; Houston, 34; Denver, 35; Cincinnati, 36. Round 4: Green Bay, 33; Arizona, 34; New York Giants, 35 (Traded to Los Angeles Rams); New England, 36 (Traded to Los Angeles Rams); Dallas, 37. Round 5: Cincinnati, 33; Dallas, 34; Green Bay, 35; Dallas, 36 (Traded to Oakland); Green Bay, 37. Round 6: Green Bay, 33; Dallas, 34; Kansas City, 35 (Traded to Miami through Los Angeles Rams); Oakland, 36 (Traded to New England); Houston, 37; Oakland, 38; Minnesota, 39; Houston, 40; Baltimore, 41; Oakland, 42; Oakland, 43; Minnesota, 44. Round 7: Los Angeles Chargers, 33; Cincinnati, 34; Cincinnati, 35; Arizona, 36; Tampa Bay, 37; Atlanta, 38.


Round 1: 10 minutes per selection. Round 2: Seven minutes per selection. Rounds 3 through 6, including Compensatory Picks: Five minutes per selection. Rounds 7, including Compensatory Picks: Four minutes per selection.

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