Latest NFL Draft News

On Super Bowl broadcast, 'He Gets Us' ads featuring Jesus stand out for change-of-pace message

Feb. 12, 2024 21:58 PM EST

For the second year in a row, a religious Super Bowl ad campaign promised viewers that Jesus “gets us.” Two commercials shown Sunday night centered Jesus’ message to love your neighbors — even across ideological divides. In one, people of different races, classes and gender...

Senior Bowl and NFL draft class loaded with transfers from Penix to Nix to Schrader

Jan. 31, 2024 18:28 PM EST

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Quarterbacks Michael Penix Jr. and Bo Nix became Heisman finalists after heading to other schools. Cody Schrader went from Division II to Southeastern Conference stardom. They’re far from alone at the Senior Bowl, where a number of NFL prospects transferred at...

NIL opportunities leave smaller pool of late-round NFL draft prospects

Jan. 30, 2024 17:43 PM EST

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Most of the focus leading up to the NFL draft will be on the potential franchise quarterbacks and other first-round talent, but some NFL teams may find slimmer pickings when it comes to the later rounds. Now, players with less lofty draft stock can still return...

The Chiefs' winning formula is to surround their immense star power with draft steals

Jan. 23, 2024 14:24 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs had not even made it through two plays against Buffalo in the divisional round of the playoffs when Mike Edwards, already playing in place of injured safety Bryan Cook, clashed helmets with Bills wide receiver Stefon Diggs and had to leave their game...

Heisman winner Caleb Williams formally leaves USC, enters NFL draft as potential No. 1 pick

Jan. 15, 2024 15:21 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback Caleb Williams has formally entered the NFL draft, leaving Southern California after two prolific seasons. Williams made his long-anticipated announcement on social media Monday, the final day for underclassmen to enter the...

J.J. McCarthy entering NFL draft, skipping senior season after leading Michigan to national title

Jan. 14, 2024 17:46 PM EST

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — J.J. McCarthy, Michigan's national-championship winning quarterback, is skipping his senior season to enter the NFL draft. McCarthy made the announcement Sunday, a day after being begged to stay. “The decision was not easy and how could it...

Washington duo of WR Rome Odunze and RB Dillon Johnson declare for NFL draft

Jan. 12, 2024 14:28 PM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — The exodus of players entering the NFL draft from national runner-up Washington continued Friday with All-American wide receiver Rome Odunze and running back Dillon Johnson announcing they were leaving the school. The pair told ESPN.com of their plans to enter the...

Ohio State All-American WR Marvin Harrison Jr. heading to NFL draft

Jan. 11, 2024 15:31 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State All-American receiver Marvin Harrison Jr. is entering the NFL draft. The Buckeyes star junior, the first in program history with consecutive 1,000-yard seasons, made his announcement on social media Thursday. Harrison, the son of Pro Football Hall...

Washington trio of WR Jalen McMillan, LT Troy Fautanu and DE Bralen Trice declares for NFL draft

Jan. 10, 2024 22:28 PM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — Washington wide receiver Jalen McMillan, standout left tackle Troy Fautanu and edge rusher Bralen Trice all announced their plans to enter the NFL draft on Wednesday. The trio joins wide receiver Ja’Lynn Polk in declaring for the draft after the second-ranked...

Alabama lead rusher Jase McClellan joins Tide's NFL draft exodus

Jan. 09, 2024 18:16 PM EST

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama running back Jase McClellan is entering the NFL draft, leaving the Crimson Tide without their two leading rushers going into next season. McClellan announced his decision Tuesday on social media. No. 2 rusher Roydell Williams had already entered the...