Draft Countdown: Day 17

In advance of this year’s draft and my upcoming book, here’s Day 17. Did you know? Bill Shakespeare was taken third overall in the first NFL Draft in 1936. (Not that Bill Shakespeare). &nb…

Draft Countdown: Day 18

Did you know? Draft picks didn’t always know right away when they were drafted. Long-time personnel man (and current NFL.com contributor) Gil Brandt remembers a time when team officials brought …