Other than the start of football season, fans look forward to tonight and the NFL Draft.  This is where talented prospects are chosen to start their professional career and where football fans cross every finger and toe that their team makes the right selections.

The first round of the NFL draft is tonight and getting things started will be the Cleveland Browns who have the first pick in the draft.

For all you New Orleans Saints fans out there, the black and gold have two picks in the first round tonight.  They will have selections at #11 and at #32 which will be the last pick in the first round.

The Saints have only one pick in the second round at #42 while in the third round they have two picks at #76 and #103.  The black and gold have no picks in the 4th and 5th rounds at all but show back up on the board in the 6th round with the #196 overall pick.

The Saints last pick in the 2017 NFL draft comes in the 7th and final round when the Saints pick at #229.

The 2017 NFL Draft airs tonight beginning at 7:00 p.m. on ESPN and on the NFL Network.