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Wednesday May 7th, 2014

NFL Draft The NFL draft moved to New York City's Radio City Music Hall in 2006. (Al Bello/Getty Images)

The three-day NFL draft kicks off on May 8 in New York City. Here's a rundown of the basic information you need to know about this year's event. Follow the first round with's live NFL draft tracker.

Where: Radio City Music Hall, New York City

When: The first round begins Thursday at 8 p.m. ET. Second and third round coverage starts Friday at 6:30 p.m. Rounds 4-7 will start Saturday at noon.

Television: The draft will be broadcast on ESPN, ESPN2 and NFL Network.

For more, check out's Richard Deitsch on the wall-to-wall coverage of the draft.

Streaming: Made available through WatchESPN and

Draft order: A full list of the 32 first-round picks

More NFL draft coverage:

KING: Latest NFL draft rumblings

BURKE & FARRAR: Burning questions for the 2014 draft

SI.COM STAFF: NFL Mock Draft database

BANKS: The Most Botched Draft Pick Ever

BURKE: NFL draft: 50 facts you need to know SI.COM STAFF: 2014 NFL draft: Latest rumors, buzz

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