NFL 2022 Draft Schedule, Timing, Draft Order, Live Stream & TV Channel
Now that the 2022/21 NFL season has concluded American football fans are looking forward to the 2022 NFL Draft. Last season’s draft was cancelled because of the Covid pandemic and teams conducted remote scouting. This will not be the case for the 2022 NFL draft as the proceedings will take place normally. The NFL 2022 Draft will be the 86th annual meeting of the NFL franchises to select newly eligible players for the 2022 NFL season. Here is all the information you need to know about the event, such as NFL Draft schedule, timing, draft order, live stream & TV channel.
When is the 2022 NFL Draft?
The 2022 NFL Draft is scheduled to kick off today, 29 April and will gon till 30 April, Saturday. As per the NFL 2022 draft schedule, the event will begin with the first of seven rounds and on Friday, the event will see the second and third rounds occur while Saturday, May 1, will feature the final four rounds. The three days will feature 259 picks in total.
Picks 1-32 of the first-round in the 2022 NFL Draft will be announced on Thursday 29th April. The second and third rounds of the 2022 NFL Draft will be announced on Friday 30th April. Rounds four through seven will be announced on Saturday and the 2022 NFL Draft will be completed.
Where is the 2022 NFL Draft?
The NFL Draft for 2022 season is set to be held in Cleveland, Ohio. FirstEnergy Stadium, the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, and the Great Lakes Science Center are the three locations that will host the 2022 Draft.
Timings for NFL 2022 Draft
The NFL 2022 Draft will begin at 8 p.m. ET on Thursday, April 29. All 32 first-round selections will be made during that time frame with teams having 10 minutes to make their selections. On 30 April, the draft will commence at 7:00 PM ET.
Teams will have seven minutes to make a pick for Rounds 2 and 3. On 1 May the draft will begin at 12:00 PM ET ; each team will have four minutes to make their selection.
|1||Thursday||April 29||8 P.M. ET|
|2-3||Friday||April 30||7 P.M. ET|
|4-7||Saturday||May 1||12 P.M. ET|
2021 NFL Draft Order: First Round
The 2022 NFL draft is scheduled to be held in Cleveland from April 29 – May 1. Jacksonville will hold the first pick as it had the worst record in 2022
|2||New York Jets|
|3||San Francisco 49ers from Dolphins through Texans|
|6||Miami Dolphins from Eagles|
|11||New York Giants|
|12||Philadelphia Eagles from Dolphins through 49ers|
|13||Los Angeles Chargers|
|15||New England Patriots|
|17||Las Vegas Raiders|
|19||Washington Football Team|
|23||New York Jets from Seattle Seahawks|
|25||Jacksonville Jaguars from Los Angeles Rams|
|28||New Orleans Saints|
|29||Green Bay Packers|
|31||Kansas City Chiefs|
|32||Tampa Bay Buccaneers|
NFL 2022 Draft Live Stream and TV Channel
The 2022 NFL Draft will be broadcast across multiple TV networks. ABC, ESPN and NFL Network will be hosting their own draft day shows after running one combined show across the three networks last year due to the pandemic.
ESPN Deportes will present a Spanish version of the ESPN broadcast.
Fubo TV, NFL app and ESPN App will provide the NFL 2022 Draft live stream while Sky Sports will show it in the UK. Download the SkyGo app for the NFL live streaming on phone or TVs.