In a deal that’s been in the works, the city of Philadelphia will host the 2017 NFL Draft.
Back in April, ESPN reported Philly was the leading contender to host the 2017 draft. On Thursday, it will become official. Philly, 2017.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) August 31, 2016
The draft was held in Chicago this past season, and it sounds like the NFL will be taking bids from cities to move it around each year after it was always held in New York City.