One of the biggest, and most important, weeks of the NFL offseason is upon us as the 2023 NFL Draft begins Thursday evening. The Seahawks will look to repeat the success of last year's draft, and they will have plenty of ammunition to work with--Seattle currently holds 10 picks, including pick No. 5 overall, and four within the top 52. Here's how to watch, listen, and live stream throughout the three-day draft event.
When is the 2023 NFL Draft?
- Round 1: Thursday, April 27 at 5 p.m. PT
- Rounds 2-3: Friday, April 28 at 4 p.m. PT
- Rounds 4-7: Saturday, April 29 at 9 a.m. PT
Where is the 2023 NFL Draft?
This year's draft will take place at Union Station in Kansas City, Missouri.
How can I follow along?
TV: NFL Network, ABC, ESPN & ESPN Deportes
NFL Network and ESPN will be covering the NFL Draft live in its entirety. ABC will carry a live telecast distinct from ESPN's coverage during the first two nights of the draft, and Saturday will be a simulcast of ESPN's programming.
Radio: Seattle Sports 710AM (local), SiriusXM NFL Radio & ESPN Radio (national)
The draft will be carried nationwide on Sirius XM NFL Radio and ESPN Radio.
Locally, Seattle Sports will carry complete coverage of Rounds 1-7. Track every Seahawks selection with insider analysis from Seahawks Legends Brock Huard, Dave Wyman, and Michael Bumpus, plus Bob Stelton and Mike Salk and Stacy Rost. Don't miss a single Seahawks pick in the 2023 Draft on your home for the Seahawks, Seattle Sports.
Coverage Schedule: Thursday, 4-9 p.m., Friday 4-9 p.m. (video stream at Seattlesports.com), Saturday, 8-11 a.m.
Online/Streaming: NFL+, Seahawks.com and Seahawks Mobile App
Watch the NFL Draft all three days online at NFL.com/Watch.
NFL+ (subscription required) will offer "NFL+ Draft Room" on Thursday beginning at 4:30 p.m. PT.
New this year, Seahawks fans will be able to watch a live stream of the Seahawks Draft Room throughout the first round of the draft starting at 5 p.m. PT on Thursday via the Seahawks Mobile App. Download the Seahawks Mobile App now.
Additional coverage of the draft, including stories, photo galleries, press conferences and more will be available on Seahawks.com and the Seahawks Mobile App all weekend long.
Seahawks Draft Parties: Thursday at the Space Needle, Friday at Emerald Queen Casino
The Seahawks are throwing a pair of draft parties this weekend, including an exclusive event at the Space Needle for Round 1. Fans had the opportunity to enter to win tickets to the event, which will feature several members of the 2022 Seahawks draft class as well as Seahawks Legends like Cliff Avril.
The Day 2 Draft Party, a 21-and-over event which is open to the public, will take place at Emerald Queen Casino in Tacoma. The party will run from 3:00-7:00 p.m. PT, with the second round of the draft beginning at 4 p.m. 12s can join Seahawks Legends and team personalities, alongside Mascot Blitz, Seahawks Dancers, Blue Thunder and more. For more information, click here.
Which picks do the Seahawks hold?
The Seahawks have 10 draft picks as of Saturday, April 29 prior to Round 4.
- Round 1, Pick 5 (via Broncos)
- Round 1, Pick 20
- Round 2, Pick 37 (via Broncos)
- Round 2, Pick 52
- Round 4, Pick 108 (via Broncos after trade back from No. 83, also includes a 2024 3rd-round pick to Seattle)
- Round 4, Pick 123
- Round 5, Pick 151 (via Steelers)
- Round 5, Pick 154
- Round 6, Pick 198
- Round 7, Pick 237
As you may recall, the two picks from Denver were acquired as part of the Russell Wilson trade in March of 2022. The Seahawks sent Wilson along with a 2022 4th round pick (No. 116 used to select DE Eyioma Uwazurike) for:
- QB Drew Lock
- TE Noah Fant
- DE Shelby Harris
- 2022 1st round pick (No. 9 overall) used to select LT Charles Cross
- 2022 2nd round pick (No. 40) used to select LB Boye Mafe
- 2022 5th round pick (No. 145) subsequently traded to the Chiefs for Pick 158 (LB Tyreke Smith) and Pick 233 (WR Dareke Young)
- 2023 1st round pick (No. 5)
- 2023 2nd round pick (No. 37)
Pick 151 was acquired in a trade with the Steelers back in September 2021 in exchange for CB Ahkello Witherspoon.
Draft analyst Rob Rang provides a fit on offense to fit each of the Seahawks' 10 draft picks.