The 2018 draft will be held at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, TX.
A general view shows the stage during the during the 2008 NFL Draft
David Baker, the president and CEO of the Pro Football Hall of Fame, shared details with FOX 8 on their pitch to the NFL about why Cleveland-Canton would be a great host site for the Draft.
The league will pick one city to host the draft in 2019 and another in 2020, with the destinations set to be decided at the league's May meeting. Those words could soon be resonating from the steps of the Pro Football Hall of Fame, the cradle of professional football.More news: Canadian PM Justin Trudeau arrives in India
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The NFL put the draft in NY in 1965 and held it there until 2015, when scheduling conflicts at Radio City Music Hall prompted the league to leave the Big Apple entirely and go to Chicago in back-to-back years.
The group and the other cities will have until April to submit their final bids to the NFL. "We look forward to making that case to the National Football League owners in May". He acknowledged the biggest game in sports would be a tougher ask, but he felt the city had plenty to offer as a draft town for a few days in the late spring. "I can't imagine we won't be here someday".More news: Tupou's house destroyed in Cyclone Gita