After several months of anticipations, one of the biggest events in National Football League (NFL) is just around the corners — the 2017 NFL draft — where Hall of Famers and other established American football players all began before starting their professional career. All of the 32 teams make up to seven rounds’ worth of rookie additions in order to re-build and preserve their respective competitive rosters for the upcoming 2017 NFL regular-season seasons to come.
As one of the strong teams in the recent season, the Dallas Cowboys will be drafting late in each round. But acquiring a prospect player late this year’s draft class should not be a dilemma; this is a deep draft class and most of the Dallas Cowboys‘ positional needs overlay with some of 2017 NFL Draft class’ biggest talents.
With opening night and the first-round draft pick process taking place om Thursday, here’s everything you need to know about the Dallas Cowboys’ draft state. The picks, orders, the franchise’s needs, trends – we’ve got all you need to know about Dallas Cowboys’ 2017 NFL Draft.
The Dallas Cowboys currently own a total of eight (8) picks to draft a star power player should there’s no trade will happen — one in each round including the fifth- and seventh-rounders the team acquired from the Buffalo Bills.
Dallas Cowboys 2017 NFL Draft Picks Orders;
Round 1: Pick 28th overall — Taco Charlton, DE, Michigan
Round 2: Pick 60th overall — Chidobe Awuzie, CB, Colorado
Round 3: Pick 92nd overall — Jourdan Lewis, CB, Michigan
Round 4: Pick 133rd overall — Ryan Switzer, WR, North Carolina
Round 5: Pick 191st overall — Xavier Woods, S, Louisiana Tech
Round 6: Pick 216th overall — Marquez White, CB, Florida State
Round 7: Pick 231th overall — Joey Ivie, DT, Florida
Round 7: Pick 242th overall — Noah Brown, WR, Ohio State
With that being said, Dallas Cowboys will be facing a very different situation in the 2017 NFL Draft than the team did last year. Instead having the fourth-overall place, the Cowboys currently standing at 28. The Cowboys are very much want to keep the recent trend of pounding with their first-rounder privilege alive, but that is clearly a much harder task for this year. What the Dallas Cowboys really need to have happen is for some talented players to fall into their team.
2017 NFL Draft Schedule:
Round 1: Thursday, April 27 at 8PM ET
Round 1 includes the first 32 overall picks of the 2017 NFL Draft.
Rounds 2 & 3: Friday, April 28 at 7PM ET
Picks 33-107 are selected on day two of the NFL Draft.
Rounds 4 – 7: Saturday, April 29 at 12PM ET
Watch as the final selections of the 2017 NFL Draft are made.
Where To Watch Dallas Cowboys 2017 NFL Draft Live Stream
— NFL Network and ESPN
Dallas Cowboys NFL Draft 2017 Live Online Streaming:
— NFL.com/NFL Now & Watch ESPN App.