Signing first round picks isn’t nearly as complicated as it used to be.
The Packers took care of their business Tuesday, announcing their deal with cornerback Jaire Alexander.
The Packers traded up with the Seahawks to Cheap Qld School Basketball Jerseys take the cornerback from Louisville 18th overall, then doubled down by using their second-rounder on cornerback Josh Jackson.
The Vikings, who added Kirk Cousins and Sheldon Richardson in free agency, ranked third. Nevertheless, Chicago is set up for Cheap Queensland Jerseys success in 2018. The road to the playoffs will be challenging because of six games against the Lions, Packers and Vikings, but they can get off to a hot start in the first month of the season with games against the Seahawks, Cardinals and Buccaneers. They could easily be 3-1 at the BYE. Positive free-agency scores and good draft grades are great, but unless the Bears end their long playoff drought, it will all be for nothing. It’s rare for expectations to be this high for a team coming off a 5-11 season, but with so much offseason optimism comes in-season demands. The Bears have to deliver.
The location of the 2020 NFL Draft has yet to be decided between Las Vegas, Kansas City and a joint bid between Canton and Cleveland. But for now, the league is set in announcing its crop of 2019 NFL Draft picks in the Music City.
The 2019 NFL Draft will take place April 25-27 in Nashville’s downtown district. The first round takes place April 25, and second and third rounds occur April 26. Rounds 4-7 close out the draft April 27.
Teams have 10 minutes to make their first-round selections and seven minutes to make their second-round picks. Five minutes are allotted in Rounds 3-6. For compensatory picks and seventh-round selections, teams have four minutes to make their choices.
The first round of the 2019 NFL Draft is slotted to begin at 8 p.m. ET. ESPN, ESPN2 and NFL Network each have broadcasting rights.
NFL senior vice president of events Peter O’Reilly was impressed by the bid the Titans put together as the hometown hosts.