NFL Draft 2022: The Jacksonville Jaguars will officially be on the next week when the 2022 draft commences. Jaguars’s first overall selection will kick off the three-day event, where the 32 NFL teams will combine to pick more than 200 exciting, young prospects.
From the dates, location, TV Streaming info and much more, here’s everything you need to know ahead of the 2022 NFL Draft.
When is the NFL Draft 2022?
- 1 When is the NFL Draft 2022?
- 2 Where is the 2022 NFL Draft?
- 3 How can I watch the 2022 NFL Draft?
- 4 How many rounds will there be in the draft, and how many picks?
- 5 What is the NFL draft order?
- 6 How many picks are there in the 2022 NFL Draft?
- 7 Who has the first pick in the 2022 NFL Draft?
- 8 What is the order of the first round of the 2022 NFL Mock Draft?
The 2022 NFL Draft will run for 3 days from Thursday, April 28 – Saturday, April 30.
- Day 1 of the draft (Round 1) will begin at 8 p.m. ET on Thursday, April 28.
- Day 2 (Rounds 2-3) will start at 7 p.m. ET on Friday, April 29.
- Day 3 (Rounds 4-7) will kick off at noon ET on Saturday, April 30.
Where is the 2022 NFL Draft?
This year’s the nfl draft will be held in Las Vegas, US at the heart of the Strip, with Draft Experience and the Draft Theater located behind the High Roller and The LINQ, adjacent to Caesars Forum. Las Vegas was originally set to host the 2020 NFL Draft, but the COVID-19 pandemic led to the event being made virtual and, as a result, Las Vegas will get another chance at hosting with this year’s draft.
How can I watch the 2022 NFL Draft?
The draft will be broadcast on NFL Network, ABC, ESPN and ESPN Deportes. You can stream the draft online at ABC.com, ESPN.com and NFL.com, or via the ABC, ESPN and NFL apps.
How many rounds will there be in the draft, and how many picks?
There are seven rounds in the NFL Draft, beginning with Round 1 on April 28 at 8 p.m. ET. Rounds 2 and 3 are set for April 29 starting at 7 p.m. ET, followed by Rounds 4-7 on April 30 at 12 p.m. ET. Each of the 32 teams is initially awarded one pick per round, after which the NFL adds compensatory picks. Overall, there will be 262 players selected over the three days.
What is the NFL draft order?
The Jacksonville Jaguars currently hold the No. 1 pick in the 2022 NFL Draft, followed by the Detroit Lions and Houston Texans. While the draft order could change if teams make trades, the Jaguars and the Kansas City Chiefs are currently tied for the most selections (12). In addition, seven teams have multiple picks in the first round, including the Eagles, who currently hold three selections (Nos. 15,16 and 19).
How many picks are there in the 2022 NFL Draft?
A total of 262 selections will be made in the 2022 draft. The Jaguars and Kansas City Chiefs are slated to make the most picks of all 32 teams with 12 apiece, while the Miami Dolphins have the fewest selections with four.
Who has the first pick in the 2022 NFL Draft?
For a second consecutive year, the Jaguars will be on the clock first in the draft. Jacksonville, which selected quarterback Trevor Lawrence first overall last year, went a league-worst 3-14 in the 2021 season to earn the No. 1 pick again. The Cleveland Browns (2017-18) were the last team to have the top overall pick in back-to-back drafts, selecting defensive end Myles Garrett and quarterback Baker Mayfield.
What is the order of the first round of the 2022 NFL Mock Draft?
- Jacksonville Jaguars, 3-14
- Detroit Lions, 3-13-1
- Houston Texans, 4-13
- New York Jets, 4-13
- New York Giants, 4-13
- Carolina Panthers, 5-12
- New York Giants (via Chicago, 6-11)
- Atlanta Falcons, 7-10
- Seattle Seahawks (via Denver, 7-10)
- New York Jets (via Seattle, 7-10)
- Washington Commanders, 7-10
- Minnesota Vikings, 8-9
- Houston Texans (via Cleveland, 8-9)
- Baltimore Ravens, 8-9
- Philadelphia Eagles (via Miami, 9-8)
- New Orleans Saints (from Philadelphia via Indianapolis, 9-8)
- Los Angeles Chargers, 9-8
- Philadelphia Eagles (via New Orleans, 9-8)
- New Orleans Saints (via Philadelphia, eliminated in wild card round)
- Pittsburgh Steelers, eliminated in wild card round
- New England Patriots, eliminated in wild card round
- Green Bay Packers (via Las Vegas, eliminated in wild card round)
- Arizona Cardinals, eliminated in wild card round
- Dallas Cowboys, eliminated in wild card round
- Buffalo Bills, eliminated in divisional round
- Tennessee Titans, eliminated in divisional round
- Tampa Bay Buccaneers, eliminated in divisional round
- Green Bay Packers, eliminated in divisional round
- Kansas City Chiefs (from Miami via San Francisco, eliminated in NFC title game)
- Kansas City Chiefs, eliminated in AFC title game
- Cincinnati Bengals, Loser of Super Bowl LVI
- Detroit Lions (via Los Angeles, Winner of Super Bowl LVI)