The NFL is set to add 247Sports as a part of its recruiting network, according to a report by 247Sports.247Sports will join the ranks of ESPN, Fox Sports, CBS Sports and Fox Deportes as the official recruiting partners for the NFL this coming season.
The network has been in exclusive partnerships with the league since it joined the league in 2015.
The NFL will debut the first draft picks from the 2019 draft class on Dec. 11.247sports.comThe site will feature a list of every NFL draft pick since 2001, with all players selected between each round since 2000.
The website will feature live stats and video from each pick, with the game-day score and score per play on a weekly basis.
It will also feature live coverage of the NFL Scouting Combine and the NFL Draft Combine, including the Combine Day, which will be live-streamed online.
The site will also include an NFL draft board, along with a live schedule of the combine, where fans can follow every pick in real-time and have access to all the scouting reports and live stats.247.com also announced that ESPN will add a new video series called ESPN NFL Draft Day, airing every day on Dec and Jan, with an additional two-hour programming window each day.
It’ll air every Sunday at 2 p.m.
ET on ESPN, with NFL Network taking over the live programming on Jan. 5.ESPN has long been a pioneer in college football recruiting, and the company has a long history of being a premier source for recruiting information.
247Sports will be the exclusive channel for all NFL draft picks, with live scores and scores on a daily basis, as well as video highlights from each draft pick.
The channel will also be a hub for live updates and player interviews with draft prospects, with every draft pick featured in at least one of ESPN’s daily NFL Draft Show segments.
247sports.edu will be a premier destination for all the latest news and exclusive recruiting stories, including breaking NFL draft news, as ESPN continues to expand its reach into the college football landscape.