Think about the toughest job interview you’ve ever had. Now imagine that interview was stretched out over three months, monitored by more than 30 million people worldwide and somehow involved being measured and judged in your underwear.
For hundreds of 20- to 22-year-olds every spring, all of that is a natural part of vying for a roster spot in the NFL.
Draft Season, a new podcast miniseries from Sports Illustrated, will take you behind the scenes of the crazy and fascinating world of the NFL draft. Each pick is a player. Each player has a story. Those stories will be told, week by week, all the way up until the first team is officially on the clock.