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Thursday Round-Up: What You Need To Know About The 2017 NFL Draft

All of the details you need to know hours before the 2017 NFL Draft begins in Philadelphia.

Happy NFL Draft day, 12s.

Here's a look at what's "out there" for today — Thursday, April 27— about your Seattle Seahawks:

What You Need To Know About The 2017 NFL Draft

After months of preparation, the NFL Draft is officially here. 

The first round of April's event kicks off this evening, in what will be the beginning of an eventful weekend of selections for league hopefuls. To help you get caught up on everything you need to know for the next three days, we outlined details of draft rounds, broadcast information, previewed the Seahawks' outlook for the weekend and more below:


Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA 


Round 1: April 27, 5 p.m. PT,

Rounds 2-3: April 28, 4 p.m. PT

Rounds: 4-7:April 29, 9 a.m. PT 

How To Tune-In 


NFL Network, ESPN and ESPN2 will televise 2017 NFL Draft coverage nationally.

NFL Network subscribers of participating TV providers can also stream NFL Draft coverage on Watch NFL Network for tablet, PC, Xbox One, Xbox 360, and other connected T.V. devices.  


National NFL Draft coverage can be heard on Westwood One, SiriusXM NFL Radio, and TuneIn Radio. 


Fans can follow live coverage of the 2017 NFL Draft on, the Seahawks mobile app, and the Seahawks' social media channels, or on NFL Now Live, which you can access at or through the NFL's official mobile app. 

Seahawks Picks 

  • Round 1 | Pick 26 | No. 26 overall
  • Round 2 | Pick 26 | No. 58 overall
  • Round 3 | Pick 26 | No. 90 overall
  • Round 3 | Pick 38 | No. 102 overall*
  • Round 3 | Pick 42 | No. 106 overall*
  • Round 6 | Pick 26 | No. 210 overall
  • Round 7 | Pick 8 | No. 226 overall

* * - Compensatory Pick *

Time Limit Per Selection 

Round 1:10 minutes

Round 2:7 minutes

Round 3: 5 minutes

Rounds 4-6: 5 minutes

Round 7:4 minutes

(Compensatory picks: 4 minutes)

Draft Picks That Will Be In Attendance In Philadelphia

  • Jamal Adams, LSU
  • Jonathan Allen, Alabama
  • Chidobe Awuzie, Colorado
  • Derek Barnett, Tennessee
  • Garett Bolles, Utah
  • Corey Davis, Western Michigan
  • Leonard Fournette, LSU
  • Adoree' Jackson, USC
  • Kevin King, Washington
  • DeShone Kizer, Notre Dame
  • Marshon Lattimore, Ohio State
  • Malik McDowell, Michigan State
  • Takkarist McKinley, UCLA
  • Ryan Ramczyk, Wisconsin
  • Haason Reddick, Temple
  • Cam Robinson, Alabama
  • John Ross, Washington
  • Solomon Thomas, Stanford
  • Mitchell Trubisky, North Carolina
  • Deshaun Watson, Clemson
  • Tre'Davious White, LSU

Seahawks Positional Draft Previews 


Tweet Of The Day

Today's "Tweet of the Day" comes Seahawks defensive end Cliff Avril, who posted this video of himself reflecting on his time in Haiti this morning: 

More From Around The Web 

Seahawks owner Paul Allen announced a $35 million partnership with the City of Seattle to help end the state of Washington's homelessness crisis. 

ICYMI: The Seahawks traded running back Marshawn Lynch to the Oakland Raiders yesterday. 

Reminisce and take a look back at college highlights from some of your favorite Seahawks players. 

NFL Network's Daniel Jeremiah released his final mock draft this morning.

Finally, Seahawks beat writer Bob Condotta of The Seattle Times answered three key questions heading into the draft. 

Take a look at the away stadiums where the Seattle Seahawks will play during the 2017 season, when the team will face the Green Bay Packers, Tennessee Titans, Los Angeles Rams, New York Giants, Arizona Cardinals, San Francisco 49ers, Jacksonville Jaguars, and Dallas Cowboys on the road.

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