NFL Draft Start Time 2013: Live Stream, Thursday TV Schedule,


Apr 26, 2012; New York, NY, USA; NFL commissioner Roger Goodell speaks at the start of the 2012 NFL Draft at Radio City Music Hall. Mandatory Credit: James Lang-USA TODAY Sports

The 2013 NFL Draft is just hours away. Arrowhead Addict will be there live reporting from Radio City Music Hall in New York City but if you aren’t one of the lucky fans that snagged a ticket to today’s festivities, we’ve got all the broadcast info and start details so you won’t miss a minute of the action.

WHAT:78th Annual National Football League Player Selection Meeting.
WHERE:Radio City Music Hall, 1260 Avenue of the Americas, New York City (Between 50th and 51st Streets).
WHEN:8:00 PM ET, Thursday, April 25 (Round 1) on ESPN and NFL Network
6:30 PM ET, Friday, April 26 (Rounds 2-3)  on ESPN and NFL Network
Noon ET, Saturday, April 27 (Rounds 4-7)  on ESPN and NFL Network
The first round will conclude on Thursday by approximately 11:15 PM ET. In 2012, the first round consumed exactly three hours. The second and third rounds will conclude on Friday by approximately 10:30 PM ET. The second and third rounds took three hours and 48 minutes in 2012. The draft will conclude by approximately 7:30 PM ET on Saturday with the final four rounds. Rounds 4 through 7 took seven hours and 17 minutes in 2012.

Not many people know but the official name of the draft, as far as the NFL is concerned, is the National Football League Player Selection Meeting. Boring. =)

Anyway, if you won’t be in front of a TV tonight, you can still watch the draft as long as you have a smart phone, tablet or computer and an internet connection. All the action will be streamed live on

Lastly, you will want to spend your time right here on Arrowhead Addict throughout the weekend. We will have live coverage, pictures and videos from inside Radio City. We will also be hosting a live blog and game thread for all you Addicts!