U.S. Men’s Olympic Curling Team to Help Vikings with NFL Draft
The gold medal-winning U.S. Men's Olympic Curling Team will help the Minnesota Vikings announce one of their draft picks in the upcoming NFL Draft.
The curling team will announce the Vikings third-day selections live from the St. Paul Curling Club. The team is the first to win the gold medal from the U.S.A.
The NFL Draft starts Thursday night with the first round starting at 7 pm on NFL Network, ESPN, and FOX. Friday night, the same thing, but starting at 6 pm.
The fourth through seventh rounds happen on Saturday starting at 11 am and you can watch it on ABC, ESPN, and the NFL Network.
Other teams will also have special guests help with the draft announcement, here is the complete list:
- BALTIMORE RAVENS: Former Raven and Hall of Fame Offensive Tackle JONATHAN ODGEN and HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL ALL-STARS will make selections from the USS CONSTELLATION.
- BUFFALO BILLS: Bills Legend THURMAN THOMAS and BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS COLLABORATIVE OF WESTERN NEW YORK (WNY) NFL FLAG FOOTBALL PROGRAM will announce picks from NIAGARA FALLS.
- CLEVELAND BROWNS: Pro Football Hall of Fame President DAVID BAKER and youth football players will make selections from the PRO FOOTBALL HALL OF FAME.
- JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS: Team defensive linemen CALAIS CAMPBELL and YANNICK NGAKOUE will join Jaguars sweepstakes winners to announce Round 4 and 5 picks from LONDON. Back in Jacksonville, players from the JAGUARS' 2018 GIRLS FLAG FOOTBALL JAMBOREE will announce the team's 6th Round Pick.
- KANSAS CITY CHIEFS: FORT RILEY CHILD AND YOUTH SERVICE TEAMS will announce selections from FORT RILEY MILITARY BASE.
- LOS ANGELES CHARGERS & LOS ANGELES RAMS: Pick announcements for both teams will occur at the construction site for the LA STADIUM AND ENTERTAINMENT DISTRICT AT HOLLYWOOD PARK.
- MIAMI DOLPHINS: The MARJORY STONEMAN DOUGLAS HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL TEAM will announce picks with the FAMILY OF SLAIN FOOTBALL COACH AARON FEIS from the DOLPHINS TRAINING FACILITY.
- NEW YORK JETS: BOOMER ESIASON and HIGH SCHOOL ALL-STAR GAME PLAYERS will make picks from THE INTREPID SEA, AIR & SPACE MUSEUM.
- OAKLAND RAIDERS: YOUTH AND HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL PLAYERS from Las Vegas will make selections from NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE.
- PITTSBURGH STEELERS: UNITED STATES ARMY CAPTAIN AND BRONZE STAR RECIPIENT JOHN KELLY will make a pick announcement from Heinz Field along with his SERVICE DOG RANGER.
- SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS: From LUCASFILM, RON HOWARD, CHEWBACCA, STORMTROOPERS, and R2-D2 will make picks along with the SFPAL'S 49ERS PREP FLAG FOOTBALL TEAM.
- TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS: A PARROT will deliver the team's selection to a pick announcer at the PIRATE SHIP IN RAYMOND JAMES STADIUM.
- TENNESSEE TITANS: Members of the TENNESSEE YOUTH FOOTBALL LEAGUE to make picks from the GRAND OLE OPRY music stage.