NFL 2020 Draft: First round as it happened

Welcome to The Sports Despatch’s coverage of the NFL 2020 Draft. It was a fun first round that got off to a bit of a slow start without the exciting trade action the Lions had been promising.

But it turned out to be an eventful opening round, with some teams rebuilding well, and others implementing their succession plans, and one more trading back like they always seem to. So take a deep breath and relive all the action as it happened below.

If you’re new to the draft or just want some more information, check out our guide to the 2020 edition here. Meanwhile, follow us on Facebook and Twitter for more coverage.

Kieran Harm
Kieran hails from Newcastle-Upon-Tyne and holds a degree in Sports Journalism from the University of Brighton. He covers a range of sports, specialising in football and NFL. Kieran is a long-suffering member of the Toon Army as well as a very proud member of Broncos Country.

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