NFL 2020 Online
Due to the ongoing issues of coronavirus pandemic everyone is working from home. So, everything is paused and people are staying indoors. But the National Football league(NFL) 2020 can be watched online. NFL is one of the most important sports league in North America. People are not allowed to sit together and gather in a huge number. So, to make every person watch, they took this decision.
So NFL scheduled their rounds to create first-ever virtual NFL draft. Round 1 was held on Thursday, April 23 at 8 pm and Round 2&3 was held on Friday, April 24 at 7 pm. Also, Round 4-7 will be held on Saturday, April 25 from the afternoon onwards. Also, Coaches and general managers of the NFL have to build draft rooms in their houses. Thus, it means connecting their mobiles, computers, and TV’s by installing draft boards.
Los Angeles Rams coach Sean McVay said that it looks like he can set off a spaceship at this thing, which means about his draft room. ESPN and the NFL are collaborating as one broadcast, which will be premiering the show. Also, a special live stream will be added and ABC will itself telecast the show.
Roger Goodell, commissioner of NFL will announce the draft picks, by staying in his home in New York. So, the selection process will be from home. Every member of 32 teams will be participating in the draft. Thus, they will communicate and work for selections.
About Selection And Picks
All the 32 teams and NFL pannel will be connected through a video conference on one channel by the use of the Microsoft Teams app. Also, they will be connected through a league-wide conference call. Thus, they had an entirety of the draft, and also they can connect to other NFL officials. Fans are eagerly waiting for their updates.
Also, the cameras will be injected to all the 32 managers and coaches in their homes. Draftees are also available in their homes so that they can shift their camera to share with the fans. It has some rules like not involving more than six people on the camera. New Era has sent hats to all the prospects, to rock with that after the selection from their home. Round 4 has 40 picks, Round 5 has 34 picks, in the similar way picks are different for every round.