Thursday night is a big night for all NFL football fans as the 2016 NFL draft will begin.  This is where all 32 NFL teams have the chance to draft players coming out of college and grab a hold of the would be stars of tomorrow.

The New Orleans Saints will get to pick 12th this year in the first round.  The Saints also have the 47th pick in the second round. In the third round the Saints will pick 78th and 112th in the 4th round.

Rounds 5 through 7 the Saints will have the 152nd pick and the 237th pick.  So counting them up the Black and Gold will have only 6 picks in this year's draft unless they make some sort of moves or trades.

The 2016 NFL draft kicks off this Thursday night April 28th at 7:00 p.m. Central Time and it will be televised on ESPN and The NFL Network.